Scrooge, Ebenezer

Scrooge, Ebenezer

the great miser during season of giving. [Br. Lit.: A Christmas Carol]

Scrooge, Ebenezer

byword for greedy miser. [Br. Lit.: A Christmas Carol]
See: Greed
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