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  1. penurious: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. penurious: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. penurious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. penurious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. penurious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. penurious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. penurious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. penurious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. penurious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. penurious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. penurious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Penurious, penurious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. penurious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Penurious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Penurious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. penurious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. penurious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Penurious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. penurious: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  20. penurious: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  21. penurious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. penurious: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  23. penurious: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  24. penurious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. penurious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. penurious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. penurious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. penurious: Legal dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See penuriousness for more definitions.)

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adjective:  excessively unwilling to spend ("Lived in a most penurious manner--denying himself every indulgence")
adjective:  not having enough money to pay for necessities

▸ Also see penuriousness

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Words similar to penurious:   impecunious, parsimonious, penniless, penuriously, penuriousness, pinched, hard up, in straitened circumstances, mean, miserly, needy, more...

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