noun see thrifty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thriftiness — Thrift i*ness, n. The quality or state of being thrifty; thrift. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thriftiness — index austerity, economy (frugality), moderation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • thriftiness — thrifty UK US /ˈθrɪfti/ adjective ► showing a careful use of money, especially by avoiding waste and saving money for the future: »Retailers will need to rethink their strategies as thrifty shoppers demand price competitive goods. thriftiness… …   Financial and business terms

  • thriftiness — See thriftily. * * * …   Universalium

  • thriftiness — noun The property of being thrifty. Syn: frugality, parsimony, cheapness …   Wiktionary

  • thriftiness — Synonyms and related words: austerity, austerity program, canniness, care, carefulness, chariness, economic planning, economicalness, economy, economy of means, false economy, forehandedness, frugality, frugalness, good management, husbandry,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • thriftiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Careful use of material resources: economy, frugality, providence, prudence, thrift. See SAVE …   English dictionary for students

  • thriftiness — thrift·i·ness || θrɪftɪnɪs n. economy, frugality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thriftiness — n. See thrift …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • thriftiness — thrift·i·ness …   English syllables

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