frugalities

frugalities
fru·gal·i·ty || fruː'gælətɪ n. quality of being economical, thrift; meanness, stinginess

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Frugalities — Frugality Fru*gal i*ty, n.; pl. {Frugalities}. [L. frugalitas: cf. F. frugalit[ e].] 1. The quality of being frugal; prudent economy; that careful management of anything valuable which expends nothing unnecessarily, and applies what is used to a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frugality — Fru*gal i*ty, n.; pl. {Frugalities}. [L. frugalitas: cf. F. frugalit[ e].] 1. The quality of being frugal; prudent economy; that careful management of anything valuable which expends nothing unnecessarily, and applies what is used to a profitable …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • frugal — [fro͞o′gəl] adj. [L frugalis < frugi, fit for food, hence proper, worthy, frugal, orig. dat. of frux (gen. frugis), fruits, produce: for IE base see FRUIT] 1. not wasteful; not spending freely or unnecessarily; thrifty; economical 2. not… …   English World dictionary

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