German English Dictionary

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sparsam in English:

1. thriftily thriftily



English word "sparsam"(thriftily) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Yosemite" (John Muir)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Willing Horse" (Ian...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Half Portions" (Edna Fe...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Finer Grain" (Henry...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Audrey Craven" (May Sin...

2. parsimonious parsimonious


Not only is this hypothesis, to borrow Richard Dawkins phrase, 'an unparsimonious extravagance', it faces an insupervable objection.
She's too parsimonious to heat the house properly.

English word "sparsam"(parsimonious) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Tolstoy" (L. Winstanley)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Superseded" (May Sinclair)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "In Pawn" (Ellis Parker ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Northwest!" (Harold Bin...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Katy Gaumer" (Elsie Sin...

3. sparingly sparingly


European solidarity is being shown with difficulty and sparingly.
Therefore, they should be used sparingly and prudently.
Kano, pretending to cry has impact from being used sparingly!

English word "sparsam"(sparingly) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Food in War Time" (Grah...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Texas Honey Plants" (C....
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Nostalgia Gene" (Ro...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Profitable Squab Breedi...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Tale of Solomon Owl...

4. thrifty thrifty


They have plenty of money now, but they still tend to be thrifty
Our boss is thrifty, but this attribute makes him so effective.
But the boy still remains cold towards her and is even thrifty with his words.
I'm rather a thrifty guy. I don't spend money like water, but sometimes I treat myself to some pleasure
similar to frugal but there is a one main difference: a thrifty person in more hands-on in their savings
He is thrifty, not to say stingy.
It is not wise, nor in the long run is it kind, to tax the thrifty for the thriftless.

English word "sparsam"(thrifty) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Artful Anticks" (Oliver...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - ""That's me all over, Ma...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Grasshopper Green and t...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Gold and Incense A West...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Finger plays for nurser...

5. frugally frugally



English word "sparsam"(frugally) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Enchiridion" (Epict...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Zeit-Geist" (Lily D...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Peterkin Papers" (L...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Girl Scouts on the ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The New England Country...

6. frugal


I need to be frugal for the rest of the holiday – I’ve nearly spent all of my money!
As he was frugal with money we had a very frugal meal at the restaurant
about money and they save their money and they’re very frugal but they
Germans are a frugal people.
Though he is fairly well off, he is frugal; he takes after his father in that respect.
It is all very well to be frugal; but he goes too far.
a frugal lifestyle
A frugal person is someone who cares about the cost and quality of on iteam, while also valuing their time
I'm on a diet, so I eat frugal meals. I've lost 5 kilograms last month.
sparing or economical as regards money or food. "I'm a bit too frugal to splash out on designer clothes"
to be frugal with money
a frugal meal of bread and soup
Every rich man is frugal
Both were frugal in their use of energy and time
He is not frugal so you can't trust him with money.

English word "sparsam"(frugal) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Tale of Two Bad Mic...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Sing a Song of Sixpence...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "R. Caldecott's Picture ...