verb (used without object), e·con·o·mized, e·con·o·miz·ing.
verb (used with object), e·con·o·mized, e·con·o·miz·ing.
Words nearby economize
OTHER WORDS FROM economizeun·e·con·o·miz·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for economising
This great reduction in cost arises from the economising of “waste energy.”The Romance of Modern Invention|Archibald Williams
He was economising, he said, and had saved nearly three thousand five hundred dollars.Lafcadio Hearn|Nina H. Kennard
The art of making a good fire depends also upon the same principle of economising the heat.The Life of Sir Humphrey Davy, Bart. LL.D., Volume 2 (of 2)|John Ayrton Paris
Third-class now, my boy,” said the doctor, sadly; “economising has begun.The Weathercock|George Manville Fenn
She made appointments with him to discuss the best means of economising his time and protecting his privacy.The Death of the Lion|Henry James