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frugality

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noun

  • he was known for his frugality and modesty
    thriftiness, carefulness, scrimping and saving, conservation, good management;
    caution, prudence, providence, canniness;
    informal tight-fistedness, tightness, stinginess
    [Antonyms] extravagance
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    Word of the day sacerdotal
    Pronunciation: ˌsasəˈdəʊt(ə)l
    adjective
    relating to priests or the priesthood; priestly