tight arse

tight arse

rude slang A disparaging term for an extremely frugal person; a miser. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. Don't even bother asking Jerry to donate to your charity. He's a real tight arse and never gives money to anybody.
See also: arse, tight
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He added: "Galway was the worst I tried to go up to the bar a few times I was trying to buy my mates a drink and they were calling me tight arse by the end of the night as I couldn't get past all the girls looking for selfies and autographs.
Swigging a pint, Lily told the crowd - including her dad, Keith Allen, and artist Damien Hirst - to "get your tight arses down the shops and buy my album".