Student Thesaurus

One entry found for penurious.
Entry Word: penurious
Function: adjective
Text: 1 giving or sharing as little as possible <the penurious couple brought only a cheap, tacky gift to the wedding> -- see STINGY 1
2 lacking money or material possessions <although we were a penurious family, we never lacked for love or happiness> -- see POOR 1