Значение идиомы hard-fisted

[hard-fisted] {adj.} 1. Able to do hard physical labor; strong.

Jack’s uncle was a hard-fisted truck driver with muscles of steel.

2. Not gentle or easy-going; tough; stern.

The new teacher was ahard-fisted woman who would allow no nonsense.

3. Stingy or mean; notgenerous with money.

The hard-fisted banker refused to lend Mr. Jones more money for his business.

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Значение идиомы hard-fisted