Examples from the Web for frugality
Frugality: Blame it on having parents bought up during World War II.It’s Not Just the Vaccines. Jenny McCarthy’s New Book Offers More ‘Lessons’|Tim Teeman|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Counsel for respondent has recalled to us the virtues of self-reliance and frugality.The Wall Street Journal: Unwitting Advocates of Single-Payer|David Frum|March 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Industry and frugality are again assuming their proper station.
It is found side by side with frugality; and it frequently even looks like a return to the unaffected love of nature.Principles of Political Economy, Vol. II|William Roscher
He began business as a builder on his own account at Colchester, where by frugality and industry he secured a competency.Self-Help|Samuel Smiles
He attempted the suppression of the Cordeliers; was an active pontiff, and respected for his frugality, prudence and sanctity.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
In Germany, for example, you will find something that amounts almost to a national fervor for economy and frugality.Craftsmanship in Teaching|William Chandler Bagley
Word Origin and History for frugality
1530s, from Middle French frugalité (14c.), from Latin frugalitatem (nominative frugalitas) "thriftiness, temperance, frugality," from frugalis (see frugal).