Definition Of frugal


sparing or economical with regard to money or food.

he led a remarkably frugal existence

Example Of frugal

  • "There's nothing wrong with being frugal , " he chided her.

  • A few of his friends made small contributions on the spot and provided a frugal meal to all the street children who walked into the exhibition.

  • All the changes that are incentivised by the solutions economy, rewarding providers and customers for frugal use of resources, and for complete recovery.

  • Being economical and frugal is one thing, being a tightwad to the detriment of the investment we all have in living here is something else all together.

  • Despite the outside income and a frugal lifestyle, the couple still lacks health insurance.

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