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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
chintzy
Definition:
embarrassingly stingy

Synonyms:

adjective
Mickey Mouse
rinky-dink, in poor taste, rinkydink.
cheap
tightfisted.
cheap-looking
cheap, frowzy, shabby, sleazy, tacky, schlocky.
close
skinflint, mingy, niggardly, tight-fisted, pennypinching.
economical
thrifty.
stingy
close, scurvy, Hard-fisted, Pinching, ironfisted.
tightfisted
money-conscious.
vulgar
animal, barbaric, barnyard, base, boorish, brazen, broad, brutish, cheap, clumsy, coarse, coarse-grained, cockney, colloquial, common, crass, crude, degraded, depraved, earthy, garish, gaudy, glaring, graceless, gross, homespun, idiomatic, ignoble, ignominious, ill-bred, indelicate, inelegant, low, obscene, offensive, outlandish, philistine, profane, rank, raw, repulsive, revolting, rough, rude, salty, scandalous, shameless, sleazy, sordid, tactless, tasteless, tawdry, unbecoming, undignified, unpolished, unrefined, unseemly, vulgar, in bad taste.
noun
chintzy
bum, cheap, cheesy, chinchy, crummy, inferior, punk, sleazy, stingy, tinny, ungenerous.
Examples of usage:
  1. It's chintzy and cozy and old- fashioned looking, yet really it's up to or ahead of date. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  2. They did take Erik's $ 59 keyboard terminal with its chintzy little 300 baud modem, but they didn't get his main computer, because Erik knew they were coming. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus

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