economically

[ ek-uh-nom-ik-lee, ee-kuh- ]
/ ˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪk li, ˌi kə- /
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adverb

in a thrifty or frugal manner; with economy.
as regards the efficient use of income and wealth: economically feasible proposals.
as regards one's personal resources of money: He's quite well off economically.

Nearby words

  1. economic rent,
  2. economic sanctions,
  3. economic strike,
  4. economic zone,
  5. economical,
  6. economics,
  7. economism,
  8. economist,
  9. economistic,
  10. economize

Origin of economically

First recorded in 1690–1700; economical + -ly

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British Dictionary definitions for economically

economically

/ (ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪkəlɪ, ˌɛkə-) /

adverb

with economy or thrift; without waste
with regard to the economy of a person, country, etc
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