Like an old miser , however, he will give nothing away cheaply.
Although Uncle Roger lives in a small ramshackle cottage that looks more like a rat-infested hovel, Colin believes the man is a miser , and is sure there's money that has been stashed away.
Scrooge is a hard, cold miser who spends his days counting his profits and wishing the world would leave him alone.
It is a myth that living like a miser will see you end up with a stash of gold.
After a tension-filled pause, Benny, a notorious miser and tightwad, said, ‘I'm thinking, I'm thinking.’
He decides instead to take over an old miser 's nest egg.
a typical miser, he hid his money in the house in various places
This looked and sounded like a Chancellor who was holding on to the Treasury windfalls like a miser hoarding his coins.
Instead, I shall bask in all this glory and hope it brings me new found arrogance, snobbery and untold riches so I can retire to Pismo Beach and be a happy miser .
The bureau pores over its data like a miser in his cave with his treasure.