My dad had a thrifty approach to holidays. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His top thrifty tips include buying seasonal food in abundance when it is at its cheapest and freshest and freezing any excess. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This all fits the new thrifty, green vibe that is in the air. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Now a thrifty shopper reports a sighting of those very same memoirs at Poundland. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This humdrum tool of grandmother's thrifty cooking is resurrected with an amazing amount of glamour. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Despite being a famously fastidious dresser, the Prince has long had a thrifty approach to his wardrobe. Times, Sunday Times (2013)To pay to get the harmful gas underground, you have to burn about one quarter more fuel, hardly a thrifty approach. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In part, this has been due to thrifty continental consumers taking advantage of the weak pound to seek online bargains from British retailers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
偶尔使用。在柯林斯辞典中， thrifty 是3万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: thrifty /ˈθrɪftɪ/ ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone is thrifty, you are praising them for saving money, not buying unnecessary things, and not wasting things.
My mother taught me to be thrifty.
- 美式英语: thrifty
- 阿拉伯语: مُقْتَصِد
- 巴西葡萄牙语: econômico
- 简体中文: 节约的
- 克罗地亚语: štedljiv
- 捷克语: šetrný
- 丹麦语: sparsommelig
- 荷兰语: zuinig
- 欧洲西班牙语: ahorrativo
- 芬兰语: säästäväinen
- 法语: économe
- 德语: sparsam
- 希腊语: σφιχτοχέρης
- 意大利语: parsimonioso
- 日语: 倹約な
- 韩语: 검소한
- 挪威语: sparsommelig
- 波兰语: oszczędny
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: poupado
- 罗马尼亚语: econom
- 俄语: бережливый
- 西班牙语: ahorrativo
- 瑞典语: sparsam
- 泰语: ตระหนี่
- 土耳其语: tutumlu
- 乌克兰语: бережливий
- 越南语: tiết kiệm
thrifty 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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