Translation of frugal in Spanish:

frugal

frugal, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈfruɡəl//ˈfruːɡ(ə)l/

adjective

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    frugal
    • 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.
    • Years of being frugal with their money doesn't change in one night - or one pull of a slot machine handle.
    • They believe this would encourage manufacturers to be more frugal with resources.
    • He even started working full-time and being extra frugal with his money.
    • I told you that I hated to waste money and that I was very frugal.
    • Despite the outside income and a frugal lifestyle, the couple still lacks health insurance.
    • Schmidt is potentially a cold character, spartan with words and frugal with money.
    • Yet Basques were also respected as hard workers who were frugal with their money and conservative in their politics.
    • Naturally frugal with time and money, I'm always looking for shortcuts.
    • "There's nothing wrong with being frugal, " he chided her.
    • Furthermore, nature is notoriously frugal with her resources.
    • Many of us live a frugal existence because of past provisions we made and are not entitled to supplementary benefit etc.
    • Friendly, easy-going and always ready to stop and talk or provide advice, even though compared to most visitors many of them live a frugal existence to say the least.
    • He was normally very frugal with the Corps' credits.
    • What are your ideas for saving money and being frugal with fabrics and sewing?
    • All the changes that are incentivised by the solutions economy, rewarding providers and customers for frugal use of resources, and for complete recovery.
    • There is a virtue to this way of organizing things as it meant I was rewarded economically for my frugal use of energy instead of subsidizing the neighbours who chose to leave their lights on.
    • Well, you know he is notoriously frugal.
    • She had very regular working habits and a frugal lifestyle.
    • He took seriously his pledge made at the outset of the war that he would live a frugal and abstemious existence as long as the war lasted.