Synonyms and related words:
Jim Crow, adhesiveness, alien, apartheid, avarice, bullheadedness, cheapness, chinchiness, chintziness, closefistedness, closeness, cohesiveness, color bar, confinement, consistency, crowdedness, division, ethnocentrism, exclusiveness, exiguity, fewness, firmness, foreigner, gluiness, glutinosity, gumminess, hair, hairbreadth, hairsbreadth, hardfistedness, hoarding, illiberality, incapaciousness, incommodiousness, infrequency, insularity, insulation, isolation, know-nothingism, limitation, meagerness, miserliness, narrow gauge, narrowness, nearness, niggardliness, obstinacy, out-group, outcast, outsider, parochialism, paucity, penny-pinching, persistence, persistency, persona non grata, quarantine, race hatred, racial segregation, rarity, renitence, renitency, restrictedness, restriction, retention, rigidity, rigidness, rigor, scantiness, scarcity, scrimpiness, seclusion, segregation, separation, skimpiness, slenderness, smallness, snobbishness, snugness, sparseness, sparsity, starchiness, stick-to-itiveness, stickiness, stiffness, stinginess, straitness, stranger, strictness, stringency, stubbornness, tackiness, tautness, tenaciousness, tenacity, tenseness, tension, tensity, thinness, tight purse strings, tight squeeze, tightfistedness, toughness, ungenerosity, viscidity, viscosity, xenophobia|

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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