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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a frugal manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • A used towel that he had used and had left thriftily on the ledge below the mirror rather than consign to the linen basket
  • Adjective, : a thrifty shopper
  • One weak bulb glowed thriftily in the rose-shaded lamp on the sideboard.
  • Almost everyone of the grafts of the Beaver grew thriftily on the bitternut. for more
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