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See definition of husbanded on Dictionary.com
  • as inretain
  • as ineke
  • as infarm

synonyms for husbanded

  • absorb
  • cling to
  • contain
  • enjoy
  • have
  • hold
  • keep
  • maintain
  • own
  • possess
  • preserve
  • recognize
  • clutch
  • detain
  • grasp
  • husband
  • memorize
  • mind
  • recall
  • recollect
  • remember
  • reminisce
  • reserve
  • restrain
  • retrospect
  • save
  • withhold
  • bear in mind
  • hand onto
  • hold fast
  • keep in mind
  • keep possession
  • put away

antonyms for husbanded

MOST RELEVANT
  • abandon
  • desert
  • disperse
  • dispossess
  • exclude
  • ignore
  • lack
  • let go
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • need
  • neglect
  • release
  • want
  • disregard
  • forget
  • free
  • liberate
  • waste
  • fire
  • pass up
  • spend
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    How to use husbanded in a sentence

    In the earlier days ammunition was costly and hard to procure, and the use had to be husbanded accordingly.
    ORIGIN OF THE ANGLO-BOER WAR REVEALED (2ND ED.)C. H. THOMAS
    This man fully appreciated the gigantic strength of his opponent, and had carefully husbanded his own.
    THE DEERSLAYERJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
    Not that Mr. Wellcome Himself showed himself immediately at the top of his form; he husbanded his resources better than that.
    GRAY YOUTHOLIVER ONIONS
    Although they had most carefully husbanded their water, it was now growing very scarce.
    SUNSHINE BILLW H G KINGSTON
    He had husbanded the small sum of money he possessed, in case of dire necessity, either to help them to escape or to obtain food.
    SUNSHINE BILLW H G KINGSTON
    He only feared for his tobacco, coffee, and ammunition; that had always to be husbanded, being difficult to get and far to carry.
    JOHN ERMINE OF THE YELLOWSTONEFREDERIC REMINGTON
    Leisure, like other treasures, is best husbanded when it is least abundant; and it was no longer entirely at my command.
    DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON
    The pit to be shut up early, and the heat to be husbanded by external coverings in preference to night heat.
    IN-DOOR GARDENING FOR EVERY WEEK IN THE YEARWILLIAM KEANE
    The length of the siege produced dearness of provisions, which had not been carefully husbanded from the start.
    THE BASTONNAISJOHN LESPERANCE
    She thanked him, but said she had enough for her purpose; and, indeed, she had husbanded her stock with great care.
    THE HEART OF MID-LOTHIAN, VOLUME 2, ILLUSTRATEDSIR WALTER SCOTT
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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