Definitions of frugality

  1. prudence in avoiding waste Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A sparing use; sparingness; as, frugality of praise. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. 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 purpose; thrift; -- opposed to extravagance. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Strict economy; thrift. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Prudent economy; a prudent and sparing use of anything; thrift. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for frugality

  1. The people, too, with their quaint costumes, their extraordinary cleanliness, their thrift, industry and frugality pleased me very much. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  2. She knew how to humor his whims without crossing his stubborn will, and she chose to exert her influence in promoting humane enterprises and leading her liege lord in the paths of virtuous frugality – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas