piker - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "piker" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

piker / скряга, осторожный биржевой игрок, робкий биржевой игрок
[ˈpaɪ.kər]
[-kɚ]
Перевод
имя существительное
скряга
miser, hunks, curmudgeon, cheapskate, skinflint, piker
осторожный биржевой игрок
piker
робкий биржевой игрок
piker
Определения
имя существительное
a gambler who makes only small bets.
He had a temperament too generous for his occupation as our county's leading piker (my mother insisted to her clients he was a speculator, not a gambler).
a person who withdraws from a commitment.
There were a number of pikers to the dinner, including Mrs Lefty, who was stuck at work doing reports until about 9.30 pm.
Примеры
He had a temperament too generous for his occupation as our county's leading piker (my mother insisted to her clients he was a speculator, not a gambler).
In terms of brutality, systematic repression, number of killings, relish for torture and sum total of human misery caused, he was a piker next to that tyrant.
I was the ultimate piker , early-nighter, spoil-sport, party-pooper, etc.
Not that that isn't fun, but I'm a first class piker who refuses to do it too much.
It seems rather apropos that everyone else found it too much hassle to enter - pikers !
There were a number of pikers to the dinner, including Mrs Lefty, who was stuck at work doing reports until about 9.30 pm.