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English definition of “thrifty”


adjective     /ˈθrɪf.ti/
showing a careful use of money, especially by avoiding waste: They have plenty of money now, but they still tend to be thrifty.Budgeting and saving money thriftily     /-tɪ.li/ adverb Budgeting and saving money thriftiness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Budgeting and saving money
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