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Chengyu
守财奴
Pinyin
shǒu cái nú
English
moneygrubber / miser / hunks / muckworm / pinchfist / Jew / cheapskate
Explanation
Meaning
有钱而非常吝啬的人。
Context
清·吴趼人《二十年目睹之怪现状》第四十五回:“搁不住这班人都做了守财奴,年年只有入款,他却死搂着不放出来,不要把天下的钱,都辇到他家么。”
Example
休听那~老姐夫话! ◎清·李绿园《歧路灯》第一百回
 
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