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.
- economo's disease,
- economy class,
- economy of scale
Origin of economize
Examples from the Web for economize
But really—telling Ginger to give away the family dog in order to economize?Dogs and Presidential Candidates: Man's Best Friend Dominates the Race|Leslie Bennetts|December 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The steam is superheated in a way to economize fuel and water.Farm Engines and How to Run Them|James H. Stephenson
On the other hand, it tended to encourage foresight and to economize waste of mind.The Education of Henry Adams|Henry Adams
Just calculate what we should economize on soldiers clothed only in their skins!The Reign of Greed|Jose Rizal