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See definition of conserving on Dictionary.com
  • as infrugal
  • as inthrifty
  • as incanning
  • as inconservancy
  • as inconservation

synonyms for conserving

  • canny
  • careful
  • meticulous
  • prudent
  • stingy
  • thrifty
  • abstemious
  • chary
  • discreet
  • meager
  • mingy
  • parsimonious
  • penny-pinching
  • penny-wise
  • preserving
  • provident
  • saving
  • scrimping
  • sparing
  • spartan
  • tight
  • tightwad
  • unwasteful
  • wary
  • bottling
  • keeping
  • storing
  • tinning
  • putting up
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antonyms for conserving

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  • careless
  • incautious
  • spendthrift
  • wasteful
  • generous
  • lavish
  • uneconomical
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      How to use conserving in a sentence

      The accompanying sketch shows a plan I adopted for conserving the waste heat from my furnace.
      THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
      The Red Cross has become one of the great conserving forces of all the world.
      PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND NATIONAL CONSERVATION CONGRESSVARIOUS
      The supreme importance of conserving the most important resource of all, the wealth of the soil itself, was realized.
      PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND NATIONAL CONSERVATION CONGRESSVARIOUS
      In this respect, world religion manifests a conserving power greater than that of any other product of mental life.
      ELEMENTS OF FOLK PSYCHOLOGYWILHELM WUNDT
      The conserving value of the dogmatic attitude, the point of view which takes ideas as fixed, is not to be ignored.
      ESSAYS IN EXPERIMENTAL LOGICJOHN DEWEY
      But neither Homer nor Hauptmann is priest or devotee interpreting facts or conserving worship.
      LITERATURE IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLPORTER LANDER MACCLINTOCK
      Only an echo greeted the call, and he did not repeat it but pushed on silently, conserving his energy.
      ASTOUNDING STORIES, JULY, 1931VARIOUS
      In 1898 I performed subtotal hysterectomy on a woman, thirty-one years of age, for fibroids, conserving the right ovary.
      A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
      The clergy are very zealous in conserving their claims under these verses (which of course apply to the whole world).
      THE BIBLE: WHAT IT ISCHARLES BRADLAUGH
      I had caught the economical British habit of using the trains, conserving the petrol and tyres on my car.
      GREENER THAN YOU THINKWARD MOORE
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO CONSERVING

      • bottling
      • conserving
      • keeping
      • putting up
      • storing
      • tinning
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