Definition of stinting:
niggard, spare, frugal, uncharitable, sparing, miserly, economic, pinching, economical, cheap, scotch, parsimonious, pinchpenny, niggardly, close, tight, mean, ungenerous, penurious, mingy, penny-pinching, thrifty, closefisted, chintzy, tightfisted.
I settled that two shillings was the tenth of my own share, and I would give that to- day; and then came Mr. Harper's kindness about the van; and next, when I was thinking how I could save the tenth part without stinting everybody, came all Mr. Audley's hamper.- "The Pillars of the House, V1", Charlotte M. Yonge.
The crowning touch was added to this delirious moment of festival by the simply scandalous distribution of golden coin, golden mind you, which attendants clothed in every colour of an Egyptian sunset, and mounted upon diminutive, but pure bred donkeys, threw right and left with no stinting hand, to the distribution of which largesse responded shrill laughter, and still shriller cries, and thwack of stick on dark brown pate and cries of pain upon the meeting of youthful ivories in the aged ankle or wrist.- "Desert Love", Joan Conquest.
He may even spend in dissipation, and intemperance, the very intemperance which renders him so hateful, her property, and by stinting her expences, not permit her to beguile in society, a wearisome, joyless life; for over their mutual fortune she has no power, it must all pass through his hand.- "Maria The Wrongs of Woman", Mary Wollstonecraft.