Synonyms for parsimonious

Synonyms for (adjective) parsimonious

Synonyms: parsimonious, penurious

Definition: excessively unwilling to spend

Usage: parsimonious thrift relieved by few generous impulses; lived in a most penurious manner--denying himself every indulgence

Similar words: ungenerous, stingy

Definition: unwilling to spend

Usage: she practices economy without being stingy; an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds