Economical and Parsimonious


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Economical adjective – Careful in the management of money or resources.
Usage example: we have to be economical in our use of the camp's limited supply of electricity

Parsimonious is a synonym for economical in thrifty topic. In some cases you can use "Parsimonious" instead an adjective "Economical", when it comes to topics like careful.
Nearby Words: economy, economic, economize, economise, economically
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Parsimonious adjective – Giving or sharing as little as possible.
Usage example: a parsimonious woman who insists that charity begins—and ends—at home

Economical is a synonym for parsimonious in thrifty topic. You can use "Economical" instead an adjective "Parsimonious".
Nearby Words: parsimony, parsimoniously
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