frugality

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frugality

noun abstention, abstinence, austerity, carefulness, chariness, economizing, economy, moderation, parsimoniousness, parsimony, plain living, prudence, retrenchment, scrimping, temperance, thrift, thriftiness, unwastefulness
See also: austerity, management, moderation, prudence, temperance
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Additionally, the Penny Pinchers Flea Market benefits from having accessible U-Haul equipment in town to transport goods to and from local auctions and estate sales.
Safety/return-to-work programs are all the rage these days, particularly in a soft economy when the ascendant penny pinchers back at corporate headquarters have both ears of the C-suite.
The penny pinchers took over social policy and programs.
SIMI VALLEY - Antique hunters are waiting to see what will become of Penny Pinchers, a huge emporium in the middle of Simi Valley where shoppers enter a time warp, unsure of what they will find.
Our water-only custom was welcomed with courtesy in every hotel, bar and pub we visited and if the staff thought we were tight-fisted penny pinchers they were polite enough to keep it to themselves.
Penny pinchers are encouraged to arrive early, as coins in the "give a penny, take a penny" trays are expected to go fast!
Scotland keeper Matt Gilks has branded Blackpool penny pinchers after ending his six–year stay at the club.
The more powerful Buick Regal has scores that are only a few points short of this; nothing that would likely be enough to sway anyone but the stiffest penny pinchers.
I, too, was holding my breath, expecting the Red Sox of the automotive world to choke again at the last moment, acquiescing to corporate penny pinchers and allowing substandard seats, ugly plastic and cheap knobs on the interior.
He was later filmed going into the Penny Pinchers shop in the town centre before being tracked going back home at 1.
Special Features include: The Making of Penny Pinchers, Q&A with Song Joong-ki and Han Ye-seul, press conference, poster shoot, VIP premiere footage, original South Korean trailers, and cast and crew bios, plus additional 5 Points Pictures trailers.
They deserve respect, thanks and a decent wage - not a kick in the teeth by short-sighted penny pinchers.