German Dictionary

Translation of Geiz

der Geiz the avarice    ; the penury    ; the stinginess    

Translation by Vocabulix

Sample sentences:
Das geräumige Haus schien nicht zu seinem Geiz zu passen.

The spacious home did not seem to match his avarice.

Two weeks ago I met a girl from Indiana and she told me that she was really sorry but that she would have no knowledge about Europe, Africa or Asia and that it was only due to lack of information on TV.
It can also be directed against a group of people who have anything in common, such as religion or being from the same nation. Being that it gives one the fake feeling of superiority and self-confidence.
In addition it was a good opportunity to see Macau. Already at the airport a guy approached us and tried to convince us into a day tour with him. We explained that we had only three hours left.
Most common translations: Geburtenkontrolle    Gadget    Frühstück    Fraktur    Florett    Filmemacher    Felsbrocken    Familienname    Exhibitionismus    Ersatzreifen