tight arse

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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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Australia is a nation of tightarses, with new research identifying three-quarters (76%) of Australians as tightwads who limit their spending and hunt out the best deals1.
In fact posh people probably frequent the pound shop more - there's the age-old theory that rich people are tightarses.