frugally frugally  /f ˈru ɡə li/


  • (adv) in a frugal manner


  1. The blog features one article a day on topics such as personal productivity, organization, living frugally, eliminating debt, and cultivating good habits.
  2. No one ever thought he was on the take himselfhe lived too frugally.
  3. Under Afrifa's management, Ghana has been living frugally on an austerity budget.


  • Dorm, Shmorm: Meet the Guy Who Lived in a Van for Two Years During Grad School

    Many grad school students are poor, and pride themselves on living frugally while working on their degrees. One post-graduate student—and now, the author of a new book—took cheap living to the extreme, living in a van while taking classes at Duke University. Before earning a graduate degree in liberal studies at Duke, Ken Ilgunas earned a certain level of fame, writing a much-circulated story ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Curious Capitalist


  1. "Those clothes are not my property. We had three days of using clothes that the RNC purchased," Mrs Palin told Fox News. "If people knew how Todd and I and our kids shop so frugally. My favourite shop is a consignment shop in Anchorage,...
    on Oct 24, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source:

  2. "I'm not sure yet that he understands why a genuine apology is needed and that taxpayers have the right to expect their money to be spent frugally and with reserve," Mr Goff said this morning as he headed into the party's weekly caucus meeting.
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Phil Goff Source:

  3. Milton Friedman explains: "Nobody spends somebody else's money as wisely or as frugally as he spends his own."
    on Apr 27, 2007 By: Milton Friedman Source: Rocky Mountain News

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