Definitions for economizeɪˈkɒn əˌmaɪz
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conserve, husband, economize, economise(verb)
use cautiously and frugally
"I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"
save, economize, economise(verb)
spend sparingly, avoid the waste of
"This move will save money"; "The less fortunate will have to economize now"
To practice being economical (by using things sparingly or in moderation, and by avoiding waste or extravagance).
To be frugal.
to manage with economy; to use with prudence; to expend with frugality; as, to economize one's income
to be prudently sparing in expenditure; to be frugal and saving; as, to economize in order to grow rich
Origin: [Cf. F. conomiser.]
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He who will not economize will have to agonize.
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