- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||prudent management and saving of one's resources, esp. money; frugality.
- economy, frugality, husbandry, saving
- extravagance, waste
- similar words:
- conserving, economizing, moderation, parsimony, penny-pinching, prudence, scrimping
||see thrift institution.
||any of several fast-growing, thickly tufted plants, found mostly in the mountains and along the coasts of Europe, that bear rounded clusters of pink or white flowers.