吝嗇

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See also: 吝啬

Chinese[edit]

stingy stingy
trad. (吝嗇)
simp. (吝啬)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

吝嗇

  1. stingy; miserly

Synonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

吝嗇 (-na inflection, hiragana りんしょく, rōmaji rinshoku)

  1. stingy

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

吝嗇 (hiragana りんしょく, rōmaji rinshoku)

  1. miserliness, stinginess
  2. miser

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

吝嗇 (insaek) (hangeul 인색)

  1. Hanja form? of 인색, “miserliness, stinginess”.