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tight ass

rude slang A disparaging term for an extremely frugal person; a miser. Primarily heard in US. Don't even bother asking Jerry to donate to your charity. He's a real tight ass and never gives a dime to anybody.
See also: ass, tight
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Elija Cary determines the sqaure root of one tight-ass ollie.
There is nothing more uncomfortable than trying to wear those tight-ass clothes when you're too big for them.
But Liebermanwho was Connecticut's most tight-ass attorney general everis the opposite of the person who is out to make a lot of money from politics.
As Buddy, the car salesman who finally finds a purpose, and Steve, the tight-ass who needs to lighten up, DeVito and Broderick might have the makings for an old-fashioned odd-couple comedy, but none of that is developed in a meaningful way.
I'M pleased Paul McCartney is getting married again and not surprised he's opted for a "small" ceremony (insert own tight-ass punchline).
Spotting my grimacing face, he said: "I'll give you three months' free cover", and because I didn't want to be seen as a thief or a tight-ass I signed the direct debit form, and left the shop feeling like I'd just been sodomised over my (yet-to-bedelivered) Indesit IDF 125.
You wear some tight-ass pants, you might want to check yourself.
Wrapping the cord all around himself, sweating and screaming in tune, on queue to the tight-ass rhythm section.
Then I got this tight-ass tuna sandwich--and that thing went ghost.
And I tried "to stay out of rounds", resulting in Big Gary calling me a tight-ass and giving me a kiss at midnight.
But then there are the truly shocking, like the guy with the tight-ass shirt and the shoelace tied like a bow around his neck.
First of all he was wearing big-tongue Reeboks, tight-ass jean shorts, and rocking a mullet.
IF you are reading this newspaper after finding it on the seat of a train, here's looking at you, Tight-Ass.