miser in a sentence

Example sentences for miser

As anyone surely knows, Scrooge is a nasty miser.
Before he began giving money away, people complained that he was a miser.
I'm neither a spendthrift nor a miser.
Food does not satisfy the greedy man, nor money the miser.
The miser swimming in gold seems to me like a thirsty fish.
Her father is also a pathological miser, she says.
These are identified as miser's purses and gaming pouches.
It is concerned with definitions the way a miser is concerned with money.
Among them he was seen as a gullible fool and a miser.
He was a very severe man, a miser and a terribly successful businessman.

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