Thesaurus / frugal

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She spent hardly any money on herself, and was almost as frugal now as she had been in her father's house.

They reached the inn and repaired to the bar parlour, and over the frugal meal he continued his explanation.

Too Old for DollsAnthony Mario Ludovici

By the death of his f. he inherited a competency on which he was able to live in frugal elegance, not unmixed with eccentricity.

One year before when Mr. Mitchell's bill was seven thousand dollars, Mr. Croker, being in a frugal mood, felt excessively pained.

The indelicate rapacity of the poet produced its natural effect on the severe and frugal King.

He frequented the voluptuous and the frugal, the idle and the busy, the merchants and the men of learning.

RasselasSamuel Johnson

Now it is the chic thing to adapt oneself to the depressing conditions, to be frugal and inconspicuous like soldiers.

In public as in private life, he was temperate in all things, and frugal in his household expenses.

Neglecting all other affairs, he was content to live on a pittance, which he was enabled to do by a frugal and helpful wife.

We ate a frugal breakfast and separated on the agreed business of the day.

GoldStewart White

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