Definitions for sparingˈspɛər ɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sparing
economical, frugal, scotch, sparing, stinting(adj)
"an economical meal"; "an economical shopper"; "a frugal farmer"; "a frugal lunch"; "a sparing father and a spending son"; "sparing in their use of heat and light"; "stinting in bestowing gifts"; "thrifty because they remember the great Depression"; "`scotch' is used only informally"
prudent and restrained in the use of resources; careful, economical or frugal
spare; saving; frugal; merciful
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Love is a tyrant sparing none.
Man's chiefest treasure is a sparing tongue.
As I said before, we are sparing no efforts to bring any and all those responsible to justice.
When patients opt for immediate reconstruction, the cosmetic results tend to be superior, as a skin-sparing procedure is performed which preserves the skin envelope and the shape for the plastic surgeons to fill, for some women, there is also the psychological advantage of never being completely flat, which is important for their body image and feeling of femininity.
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