Economy

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Economy->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ economy
economy
frugality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ thrift
thrift
thriftiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ care
care
husbandry
good housewifery
savingness
retrenchment
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ savings
savings
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prevention of waste
prevention of waste
save-all
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cheese parings and candle ends
cheese parings and candle ends
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ parsimony
parsimony
&c. 819
PARAG:Economy->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be economical
be economical
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ practice economy
practice economy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ economize
economize
save
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ retrench
retrench
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cut one's coat according to one's cloth
cut one's coat according to one's cloth
make both ends meet
keep within compass
meet one's expenses
pay one's way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ husband
husband
&c.(lay by) 636
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ save money
save money
invest money
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put out to interest
put out to interest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ provide for a rainy day
provide for a rainy day
save for a rainy day
provide against a rainy day
save against a rainy day
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ feather one's nest
feather one's nest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look after the main chance
look after the main chance
PARAG:Economy->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ economical
economical
frugal
careful
thrifty
saving
chary
spare
sparing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ parsimonious
parsimonious
&c. 819
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ underpaid
underpaid
PARAG:Economy->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ sparingly
sparingly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ ne quid nimis
ne quid nimis

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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