Definitions for sparingˈspɛər ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. economical, frugal, scotch, sparing, stinting(adj)

    avoiding waste

    "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"

Wiktionary

  1. sparing(Adjective)

    prudent and restrained in the use of resources; careful, economical or frugal

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sparing

    of Spare

  2. Sparing(adj)

    spare; saving; frugal; merciful

Anagrams for sparing »

  1. parings

  2. parsing

  3. rasping

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pierre Corneille:

    Love is a tyrant sparing none.

  2. Hesiod:

    Man's chiefest treasure is a sparing tongue.

  3. Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges:

    As I said before, we are sparing no efforts to bring any and all those responsible to justice.

  4. Anees Chagpar:

    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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