He is mean.
If you raise an eyebrow, it can mean "I want to have sex with you", but also "I find that what you just said is completely idiotic."
When my doctor told me to eat more vegetables, he didn't mean French fries.
The plants' mean height was 10,3 centimetres but some of them were as high as 15 centimetres.
He’s not very nice. He can be quite mean.
I mean it's just another manifestation of internet addiction really.
They don't use 'celeb' to mean 'rich man' over there. By which I determine that you are Japanese.
Although it's "Mac OS X", that doesn't mean that the Mac OS code itself has been upgraded to a new version.
The Waterfront's success could mean that other cities soon follow, creating areas that offer people a new kind of city living, with all the benefits and none of the stress, noise and pollution of crowded centres.
Did you know that when you say "America", it can mean the USA or the continent of both Americas?
It's written abazure (bitch). Surely this must mean a slut?
What do we mean by "global optimization"? It's kind of like if I gave you a pair of binoculars and told you to find me the highest mountain in the world, using only your eyes.
Being "really busy" does not mean running around and acting like you don't have time for anyone or anything.
In particular, it is customary for actual examples of use of the harmonic mean to generally cover "average speed," and explain no further than that.
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(mean) notiek komplektos:cechy charakteru str 5 i 8 uzupełnione:(Level 2 Unit 1 - Personality (Osobowość)dział człowiek cechy charakteru longmanodpowiedz przymiotniki czlowiek ubraniaTraits of Character – Basic Polish Vocabulary
Tom is very stingy.
Take back what you said about me being stingy.
Despite all his wealth, he is stingy.
He is inclined to look at everything from the standpoint of its practicality and is neither stingy nor extravagant.
Once upon a time, there lived a stingy old man in the village.
Katherine is a stingy woman. She's always trying to get discounts at the store and avoid spending money.
Accordingly as people become rich, they are apt to be stingy.
My wonderful wife is so stingy that ... "You boasting? Or complaining?"
he's so stingy that he always makes reverse charge calls
“his employer is stingy and idle”
A stingy person is someone who isn't generous with their money
I could be very generous... or very stingy. I can make you a legend!
He's really stingy and never buys anyone a drink when we go out.
The returns revealed the Bidens to be stingy when it came to charity, givingan average of $369 a year for the last decade.
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(stingy) notiek komplektos:8. Describing people: positive andnegative qualitieswords of familiar meaning - adjFiszki z książki - "Handyman" (Frank Banta)Vocabulary II - Character and PersonalityFiszki z książki - "Bimmie Says" (Sydney Van Scyoc)
We paid scant attention to him
with scant regard of my feelings
scant few will do all of them all the time.
As for startups, a scant few fit these criteria.
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(scant) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "The Trap" (Betsy Curtis)Fiszki z książki - "Hot Planet" (Hal Clement)Fiszki z książki - "Do Unto Others" (Mark Clifton)Fiszki z książki - "Angel's Egg" (Edgar Pangborn)Fiszki z książki - "Fiscal Ballads" (Harry Graham)
Of a rich man who was niggardly he said, "That man does not own his estate, but his estate owns him."
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(niggardly) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "Calvary A Novel" (Octave Mirbeau)Fiszki z książki - "The Prince" (Nicoló Machiavelli)Fiszki z książki - "Sermons for the Day" (Edward H...Fiszki z książki - "A Pioneer Mother" (Hamlin Garl...Fiszki z książki - "The Way of the Gods" (John Lut...
The name of "Scrooge" has even entered the English language to describe any miserly person
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(miserly) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "Lancashire Songs" (Edwin Waugh)angielski- 3 cechy charakteru, ciało, reakcje ciałaFiszki z książki - "Rhyme and Reason Volume Two" (...Fiszki z książki - "Five Plays" (Edward John Dunsany)Fiszki z książki - "Joyzelle" (Maurice Maeterlinck)
Not only is this hypothesis, to borrow Richard Dawkins phrase, 'an unparsimonious extravagance', it faces an insupervable objection.
She's too parsimonious to heat the house properly.
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(parsimonious) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "Tolstoy" (L. Winstanley)Fiszki z książki - "Superseded" (May Sinclair)Fiszki z książki - "In Pawn" (Ellis Parker Butler)Fiszki z książki - "Northwest!" (Harold Bindloss)Fiszki z książki - "Ticket No. "9672"" (Jules Verne)
... nor, on the contrary, avaricious; for whenever he knew...
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(avaricious) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "Gossip" (Mona Gould)Fiszki z książki - "Arabian Wisdom" (John Wortabet)Fiszki z książki - "The Nursery Rhyme Book" (Unknown)Fiszki z książki - "Pierre Grassou" (Honore de Bal...Fiszki z książki - "Gamblers and Gambling" (Henry ...
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(cheeseparing) notiek komplektos:Fiszki z książki - "The Changeling" (Walter Besant)Fiszki z książki - "Whitewash" (Horace Annesley Va...Fiszki z książki - "Papers from Lilliput" (J. B. P...Fiszki z książki - "Seeing and Hearing" (George W....Fiszki z książki - "Thirty Years Since or The Ruin...
9. tight fisted
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(tight fisted) notiek komplektos:20 Short StoriesJęzyk angielski słownicwodecribing prople
They have plenty of money now, but they still tend to be thrifty
Our boss is thrifty, but this attribute makes him so effective.
But the boy still remains cold towards her and is even thrifty with his words.
I'm rather a thrifty guy. I don't spend money like water, but sometimes I treat myself to some pleasure
similar to frugal but there is a one main difference: a thrifty person in more hands-on in their savings
He is thrifty, not to say stingy.
It is not wise, nor in the long run is it kind, to tax the thrifty for the thriftless.
Angļu vārds "skąpy"(thrifty) notiek komplektos:Człowiek - cechy charakteruunity 22,24,25
A miser hoards money not because he is prudent but because he is greedy.
The greedy little child ate all the food.
Greedy people always want more stuff.
I don't want to live in a greedy and selfish society.
That proposal may be a way to kill two birds with one stone, but we also have to be careful not to get greedy and spoil everything.
The greedy man was by no means satisfied with the reward.
Greedy cats are out for a fast buck.
Human society is a function of all humanity, those who profit most from it should pay the most for the benefit they gain, of course being greedy, they just want more.
Shylock is greedy, and what is worse, very stingy.
He is greedy. No, he's right to ask a reasonable amount for his work.
The next time you see somebody driving a Ferrari don't think, "This is somebody who is greedy."
Can a greedy person easily satisfy their appetite?
She's very greedy, because she always takes the last slice of pizza.
Some people are just greedy – they never have enough!