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mingy

(ˈmɪndʒi)
mod. mean and stingy. Why can’t you borrow it? I’m just mingy, that’s all.
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With this character we recall the mingy cleric's words as he gives Lazarillo leftovers of one of his sheep's heads: "Toma, come, triunfa, que para ti es el mundo.
She notes that the Google settlement "proposes to give a breathtakingly audacious near-monopoly to Google and mingy terms to writers.
Mingy and Aoki are going to run the Aoki Lee Foundation and they're going to be like a big foundation that has an endowment and they're going to give, one of them, and the other one's going to run a business.
But to be fair to Mingy and Gordon, Dave's proposals get more bizarre by the hour: taxing flatscreen TVs and driving to the supermarket doesn't float my boat and the Conservative Chat Show is still to come.
Since, in the view of some observers, the government would have to step in anyway with help for group life companies and their policyholders in the event of a catastrophic attack, why is the White House being so mingy about it?
last mingy decades" (72), is found in "Some Thoughts
It goes without saying that mingy Michelle's ruthless suffocation of stupid Stuart continues apace.
Writing to George Barker, another poet all over the place, he revealed in a single sentence how self-pity bled into bravado (and all in odd grammar too): "all my friends are failures, I think the glories of the world are mingy, and the people I know and like best--hack Fleet streeters, assistant assistant film-producers, professional drunks, strays and outlaws, who are always, & always will be, just about to write their autobiographies.
What Tsavliris hasn't realised is that doling out money (especially when you've got 50 million quid) doesn't begin to compare to living with a mingy, penny-pinching control freak who imagines equality in a relationship is about money, who has a superiority complex with no good reason and who wouldn't be able to get a woman to come within 500 miles of him if he couldn't afford to buy their affection.
Ugly: Mongoose, mingy, scabby, shabby, gonk, gross, bat, busted, bruk- up.
Capoeiristas are, in fact, often mingy with praise for colleagues.