Cheap skate

a person who does not spend money, or who tights wad

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • cheap|skate — «CHEEP SKAYT», noun. Informal. a person who is very stingy; miserly person …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheap skate — a person who does not pay his share, a tight ass    That cheap skate can keep his money. I ll pay for the tickets …   English idioms

  • cheap skate — Australian Slang a person who does not spend money, or who tights wad …   English dialects glossary

  • cheap·skate — /ˈʧiːpˌskeıt/ noun, pl skates [count] informal : a person who does not like to spend money He is a cheapskate [=miser, skinflint] who almost never gives tips …   Useful english dictionary

  • skate — cheap·skate; skate·able; skate; skate·mo·bile; skate·board; skate·board·er; skate·board·ing; …   English syllables

  • cheap — cheap; cheap·en; cheap·ie; cheap·ly; cheap·ness; cheap·skate; …   English syllables

  • skate — 1. n. & v. n. 1 each of a pair of steel blades (or of boots with blades attached) for gliding on ice. 2 (in full roller skate) each of a pair of metal frames with small wheels, fitted to shoes for riding on a hard surface. 3 a device on which a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • skate — See: CHEAP SKATE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Skate. — (jeu vidéo) SKATE Éditeur Electronic Arts Développeur EA Black Box Date de sor …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skate (jeu vidéo) — SKATE Éditeur Electronic Arts Développeur EA Black Box Date de sortie …   Wikipédia en Français


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