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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a thrifty, careful or prudent manner.

Usage examples (41)
  • In villages, the new pipeline marks the end of water as a precious liquid, to be dispensed frugally, weighed out drop by drop
  • Adjective : a frugal manager. ,a frugal meal
  • Mrs. Peterkin frugally suggested that they might now keep it for the next day, as to-day was almost gone, and they had had tea.
  • They belittle your efforts to live "frugally" or perhaps for more
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