What is Cheap Bastard?
A man usually of good socioeconomic status that never pays for jack. When on a date with a woman, he either makes her pay or takes her to a real cheap restaurant.
When they went out for a date, she decided not to see him again, because he was a cheap bastard.
A Slumlord who keeps the heat off in his rental units until code enforcement comes to inspect, after they leave he turns it off again
My Landlord is a CHEAP BASTARD.