What is the definition of parsimony?

Definitions for parsimony

  • noun - extreme stinginess
  • noun - extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily
  • Pronounciation of parsimony

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    Synonyms for parsimony

    niggardness closeness meanness parsimoniousness thrift minginess tightness penny-pinching niggardliness tightfistedness

    Antonyms for parsimony

    No antonyms found for parsimony.

    Holonyms for parsimony

    No holonyms found for parsimony.

    Hypernyms for parsimony

    stinginess frugality frugalness

    Hyponyms for parsimony

    miserliness pettiness littleness smallness

    Meronyms for parsimony

    No meronyms found for parsimony.

    Sounds like parsimony

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