English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'sparing'

(adjective) 
Definition
economical (with)
I've not been sparing with the garlic.
Synonyms
economical
As taxpayers we should be able to assume that the government is economical with our money.
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frugal
She lives a frugal life.
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thrifty
My mother taught me to be thrifty.
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careful
Train your children to be careful with their pocket-money.
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prudent
In private, she is prudent and even frugal.
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cost-conscious
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money-conscious
Opposites

Additional synonyms

in the sense of careful
Train your children to be careful with their pocket-money.
in the sense of chary
in the sense of frugal
Definition
economical in the use of money or resources
She lives a frugal life.
Synonyms
provident,
penny-wise,
cheeseparing

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