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sparingly

[ spair-ing-lee ]
/ ˈspɛər ɪŋ li /
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adverb

in an economical or limited way: Nutritionists recommend eating fats sparingly.

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Origin of sparingly

o·ver·spar·ing·ly, adverb
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