Definition of miser:
freeloader, harpy, misanthropist, Scrooge, scrimp, spendthrift, beggar, taker, vulture, penny pincher, stiff, benefactor, screw, patron, cheapskate, skinflint, tightwad, leech, churl, niggard, philanthropist, piker, give, misanthrope, hunks, sponger, deadbeat.
- "Contemporary Russian Novelists", Serge Persky.
- "The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories", Arnold Bennett.
- "Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce", E. R. Billings.