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Cheeseparer (A)

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A skinflint; a man of small savings; economy carried to excess—like one who pares or shaves off very thinly the rind of his cheese instead of cutting it off. The tale is well known of the man who chose his wife out of three sisters by the way they ate their cheese. One pared it—she (he said) was mean; one cut it off extravagantly thick—she was wasteful; the third sliced it off in a medium way, and there his choice fell.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Cheap Jack
Cheapside Bargain (A)
Cheater
Chech
Checkmate
Cheek
Cheek (To)
Cheek by Jowl
Cheese
Cheese
Cheeseparer (A)
Cheeseparing Economy
Cheese-Toaster (A)
Cheesewring (Lynton, Devon)
Chef dŒuvre
Chemistry [kemistry]
Chemos or Chemosh [Keemosh]
Chennappa
Chenu (French)
Chequers
Cheronean [ch = k]