What does economic mean?

Definitions for economic
ˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪk, ˌi kə-eco·nom·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word economic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. economic, economical(adj)

    of or relating to an economy, the system of production and management of material wealth

    "economic growth"; "aspects of social, political, and economical life"

  2. economic(adj)

    of or relating to the science of economics

    "economic theory"

  3. economic, economical(adj)

    using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness

    "an economic use of home heating oil"; "a modern economical heating system"; "an economical use of her time"

  4. economic(adj)

    concerned with worldly necessities of life (especially money)

    "he wrote the book primarily for economic reasons"; "gave up the large house for economic reasons"; "in economic terms they are very privileged"

  5. economic(adj)

    financially rewarding

    "it was no longer economic to keep the factory open"; "have to keep prices high enough to make it economic to continue the service"

Wiktionary

  1. economic(Adjective)

    pertaining to an economy

  2. economic(Adjective)

    frugal; cheap (in the sense of representing good value); economical.

  3. economic(Adjective)

    pertaining to the study of money and its movement

Webster Dictionary

  1. Economic(adj)

    alt. of Economical

Freebase

  1. Economic

    The Economic was a British three-wheeled cyclecar made from 1919 to 1922 by Economic Motors of Wells Street, London, W1. It was, at £60, almost certainly the cheapest car on the British market at the time. The car had a single front wheel and no suspension, relying on the tyres and the flexibility of its ash frame to absorb road bumps. The two seater body was very simple with no windscreen or weather protection. The bodywork was minimal. The 165 cc, air-cooled, flat twin two-stroke engine drove the right-hand rear wheel by chain, and a variable-speed friction drive transmission was used, giving two forwards speeds and reverse. A top speed of 30 mph was claimed. A motorcycle using the same engine, also with friction drive, was also offered for £28 10 shillings.

Editors Contribution

  1. economic

    Of or relating to the economy.

    The economic effect is manageable and people, businesses and organizations are very understanding, we are united and support each other proactively.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 3, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'economic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #349

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'economic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1330

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'economic' in Adjectives Frequency: #36

How to pronounce economic?

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How to say economic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of economic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of economic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of economic in a Sentence

  1. Satyendar Jain:

    Satyendar Jain said, per The Economic Times. Delhi in a way is a pioneer in it and plasma therapy benefits have been seen. You should go and ask family members of those patients who were administered the plasma therapy.

  2. Karin Wadsack:

    That is interfering with the market and that in the end is going to have an economic effect on the cost of electricity, so, that ripples back to all the people that are paying for electricity.

  3. Tim Cook:

    It has been an economic miracle to allow the person in their basement to start a company, a global company, and serve 175 countries in the world, it is amazing — likely the highest job creator in the last decade.

  4. President Donald Trumps statement:

    President Thursday Trump and Mexican President López Obrador spoke yesterday about the positive relations between our two countries. They discussed the need to address illegal migration from Central America to the United States by addressing the drivers of migration, such as insecurity and economic stagnation.

  5. Anand Menon:

    There is a certain logic to saying let's deal with both economic disruptions at once, from supply chains to the way that all of the economy is run, everything is going to have a change as a result of this virus. So, even though the two things are not really related and might make the other worse, I can see some logic politically in doing it all at the same time.

Images & Illustrations of economic

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