Economy and Restraint


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Economy noun – Careful management of material resources.
Usage example: people on fixed incomes are used to practicing economy

Restraint is a synonym for economy in thrift topic. In some cases you can use "Restraint" instead a noun "Economy", when it comes to topics like saving.
Nearby Words: economical, economic, economize, economizing, economise
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Restraint noun – The checking of one's true feelings and impulses when dealing with others.
Economy is a synonym for restraint in self-control topic. You can use "Economy" instead a noun "Restraint".
Nearby Words: restrain, restrict, restrained, restriction
Synonyms for Restraint

How words are described

good good economy good restraint
proper proper economy proper restraint
less less economy less restraint
military military economy military restraint
Other adjectives: literal, biggest.
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