Frugality in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Frugality

The quality of being frugal; prudent economy; thrift. | A sparing use; sparingness.

Short Example Sentences for Frugality

  • 1. The frugality of his life bordered on asceticism. 🔊
  • 2. The strictest frugality is observable in all the meals of these people. 🔊
  • 3. Only frugality enables them to outdo the rich on their own ground. 🔊
  • 4. They rebuilt it, but with more Frugality than their Predecessors. 🔊
  • 5. The simplicity and frugality of the desert Piute or Navajo were here wanting. 🔊
  • 6. Industry is Fortune's right Hand, and Frugality her left. 🔊

How to use Frugality in Sentences?

  • 1. In a moral point of view, the superiority of frugality over luxury is indisputable. 🔊
  • 2. His frugality did not arise from wise self-control, but from his parsimonious habits. 🔊
  • 3. He lived with the extraordinary frugality of the Italians, and had quite a lot of money. 🔊
  • 4. Who will be frugal and provident, when charity offers all that frugality and providence can confer? 🔊
  • 5. Some are given over to lives of the vilest licentiousness, while their neighbors lead lives of frugality and sanctity. 🔊
  • 6. Accustomed to the painful frugality of the table at home, he regarded this as a splendid dinner, and did full justice to it. 🔊
  • 7. The splendid conquests of the Turks were due to the hardihood of a race brought up in frugality and nomadic pursuits. 🔊
  • 8. It strengthens character, curbs the tendency to unnecessary expenditure of money and time, and teaches frugality and patience. 🔊
  • 9. Chastity is not near his heart; nor yet, to his own sore cost, that virtue of frugality which is the armour of the artist. 🔊
  • 10. Let custome enure them to frugality and breed them to hardnesse: that they may rather descend from a sharpenesse than ascend unto it.... 🔊
  • 11. Even to-day canny Cumberland shows a grain too much of frugality in pasturing sheep in the cathedral graveyard. 🔊
  • 12. Some save to emigrate; some to buy clothes; some to buy a watch; but in all cases frugality is trained, until saving becomes habitual. 🔊
  • 13. Before proceeding further it might be interesting to relate an incident which pictures the primitive character and frugality of the founders of this dynasty. 🔊
  • 14. Copeland had read the tales: With that kind of frugality as the price of survival, lunar prospectors could turn selfish to the point of queerness. 🔊
  • 15. Prudence and frugality demanded that Mrs. Brenton should remove her best clothes, before she essayed to administer justice at short range. 🔊
  • 16. Believing that his penurious code was just, and his frugality the first virtue of his life, he was not ashamed of his table, and the outcast scraps upon it. 🔊
  • 17. He was the only son of his father, and had inherited the steady, plodding industry and frugality so characteristic of a "Pennsylvania Dutch" race. 🔊
  • 18. The simple table was beautiful with the dainty touch of Mother Clemm and Virginia, and the very frugality of the meal seemed a virtue. 🔊
  • 19. Who has ever been able to define the exact boundary between courage and rashness, between prudence and cowardice, between frugality and avarice, between liberality and prodigality? 🔊
  • 20. But let me tell my young tradesmen, that if they must banish frugality and good husbandry, they must at the same time banish all expectation of growing rich by their trade. 🔊
  • 21. Tolstoy, who also lost heavily at the tables, is able to pull himself up sharp, give up playing and live with the greatest frugality on sixteen shillings a month. 🔊