Someone that NEVER spends money only when its VERY necessary....
Nick, spend the money already and stop being a fucking tight wad... Gosh !!
doesn't like to part with money, uptight
My wife's such a tightwad, we don't even have cable.
comes from brian (sexy) and is a phrase...a person who never spends money
"just buy the paper you tight wad!"
A Tight Wad is someone who is very cheap and will not spend much money on anything. They are always looking for a deal and to screw someone out of money.
"Wow, Reiner took me out on my first date to a Red Lobster with a 2 for 1 Coupon. What a Tight Wad."
A person who is very uptight and unwilling to break a few rules now and then to have some fun, or unwillling to allow others to break rules, similar to a party pooper
. They are also apprehensive about spending money on entertainment.
That guy next door called the cops last time I cranked up my sound system. What a tightwad.
My mom's such a tightwad, she wouldn't spend $30 on a DVD player.