Dictionary.com

frugally

[ froo-guh-lee ]
/ ˈfru gə li /
Save This Word!

adverb

in an economical way; not wastefully:We were accustomed to living frugally, which helped us keep our heads above water through a long period of unemployment.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
Question 1 of 7
Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?

Origin of frugally

OTHER WORDS FROM frugally

non·fru·gal·ly, adverbo·ver·fru·gal·ly, adverbun·fru·gal·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for frugally

Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!