Synonyms of niggardly in English:

niggardly


See definition of niggardly

adjective

1‘the critic must not be niggardly with his advice’

SYNONYMS
mean, miserly, parsimonious, close-fisted, penny-pinching, cheese-paring, penurious, grasping, greedy, avaricious, Scrooge-like, ungenerous, illiberal, close
informal stingy, mingy, tight, tight-fisted, money-grubbing, money-grabbing
North American informal cheap
vulgar slang tight-arsed
archaic near
ANTONYMS

generous

2‘his men complained of niggardly rations’

SYNONYMS
meagre, inadequate, scanty, scant, paltry, limited, restricted, modest, insufficient, sparse, spare, deficient, negligible, insubstantial, skimpy, short, little, lean, small, slight, slender, poor, miserable, pitiful, puny
informal measly, stingy, pathetic, piddling
rare exiguous
ANTONYMS

lavish, abundant