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use "miserly" in a sentence

The movie revolves around the antics of Labu and Labi, two servants with wild imaginations who work in the house of a wealthy but miserly man, Haji Bakhil bin Haji kedekut.

The handsome, athletic young king stood in sharp contrast to his wary, miserly father.

A father-in-law
title role in The Miser.

Assumes the role of a miser in order to show Bella the dangers of wealth but eventually admits this behaviour was an act and leaves his money to Bella and John.

Background Ainsworth wrote The Miser's Daughter in 1842 while he was writing Windsor Castle.

Bugs closes the clam on the greedy duck {"i'm rich..i'm a happy miser!" George Dandin, ou Le mari confondu (The Confounded Husband) was little appreciated, but success returned with L'Avare ( The Miser ), now very well known.

Zor is eventually dressed to resemble a pedophiliac miser named Cyrus Gold, killed by an angry mob.

He asks them about Marian, and they intimate to him that she had an inappropriate relationship with deceased old miser Madison (this turns out to be untrue), who gave the town the library; (but left all the books to her).

Old Ladas is a miser who is obsessed with his money but lives in poverty so that he doesn't have to spend any of it.

These claims were limited until a theatrical version of The Miser's Daughter, called Hilda, was produced in April 1872 for the Adelphi Theatre by Andrew Halliday.

TaxMax-I-Miser The Company was incorporated in the year 2000.

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