Not a hand was raised—for his worst enemies could not deny that he was temperate and frugal.
It was about sunset, and the family were at their frugal meal.
His memento mori was in his bed-chamber, and sat by him at his frugal meal.
We had a frugal meal of bread, cheese, and cider set before us.
What does it matter if some may sneer at your thread-bare carpets and frugal fare?