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, economicaladjective

    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. economicadjective

    of or relating to the science of economics

    "economic theory"

  3. economic, economicaladjective

    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. economicadjective

    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. economicadjective

    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. economicadjective

    pertaining to an economy

  2. economicadjective

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

  3. economicadjective

    pertaining to the study of money and its movement

Webster Dictionary

  1. Economicadjective

    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

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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. Gopal Krishan:

    The government is now acting on the suggestions given by the party and the Sangh, it is the political will of Prime Minister Modi, not the advice of consultants which is pushing Indian economic growth.

  2. Olya Linde:

    The economic peaks and valleys that the global diamond market experienced over the last few years are steady, at least for the time being, but the industry cannot afford to get too comfortable, macroeconomics, along with other factors - financing, marketing challenges, undisclosed synthetic diamonds, environmental concerns, social awareness, and even country-specific preferences - stand in the way of an easy, straight path to sustained diamond industry growth over the long-term.

  3. Narendra Modi:

    This enterprise will launch a revolution in Indian railways and speed up India's journey into the future. It will become an engine of economic transformation in India.

  4. Aliko Dangote:

    The world urgently needs a new economic revolution driven yet again by adaptations in energy utilization, only this time with a greater consciousness of the environment and resource conservation.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Still, the billionaire businessman is showing more flexibility on his campaign agenda now that he’s got the nomination practically wrapped up. The latest headlines on the 2016 elections from the biggest name in politics. See Latest Donald Trump also suggested Donald Trump’s now open to increasing the minimum wage, after indicating early in the election cycle that such a move would slow the economy. I am looking at it, i haven't decided in terms of numbers. But I think people have to get more. Sen. Bernie Sanders and Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton both are calling for the federal minimum wage to be increased to $ 15 an hour -- in their battle to win over the middle-class vote amid similar promises to narrow the country's economic divide.

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