1mezquindad feminineexcesiva frugalidad feminine
- Relations had otherwise, it seems, become somewhat strained because of the husband's unreasonable parsimony.
- Some cynics even dared to advance the theory that parsimony on the behalf of the home management had stayed their fingers on the on-off switch.
- They have all blamed Government parsimony and bureaucratic obstruction.
- The railways, too, were once a public utility, but were always treated with a degree of parsimony where funding was concerned.
- Yet the decorations were always meager, and their gifts chosen with his usual parsimony.
- There is parsimony and a restraint in what they say, which is very remarkable.
- If it seems that way, it is only because of the puritanism, the pious emotional parsimony, of our American era.
- He argues that a ruler who wishes to avoid a reputation for parsimony will find that he needs to spend lavishly and ostentatiously.
- Until recently, the mean generally went undetected, their parsimony hidden from everyone but its recipients.
- All this was true in 1997, even after the years of Conservative parsimony.
- What connects the two sets of images - the woodcuts and the paintings - is a kind of parsimony.
- But others point to parsimony, quoting examples of penny-pinching and bare-bones operations.
- A parsimony of spirit haunts education policy, exacerbated by fear of the extremes.
- The parsimony of the process explains how he was able to release two albums full of his material within a year.
- In fact, impartiality is far less important in analysing data than parsimony and rigorous self discipline.
- Even if the display erred on the side of parsimony, the gleaming expanse of wooden flooring and the glittering space above seemed to invite one in to marvel.
- We have since paid a terrible price for that parsimony, as those now attending the inquests into the deaths of their loved ones at Paddington will attest.
- It's particularly galling that German-speakers, not noted for syllabic parsimony, have no problem with it.
- And so to see a club like York City, once a byword for financial prudence and parsimony, to be staring over the abyss is a mortal blow.
- But perhaps the owners' parsimony is part of the reason for the bank's longevity.