adjective, thrift·i·er, thrift·i·est.
Examples from the Web for thriftiness
France has one element of stability, one characteristic inducive of thriftiness, that most other countries of Europe lack.Up To Date Business|Various
In order to keep them steadfast in their thriftiness they are asked to bring their savings to their landlord every ten days.The Foundations of Japan|J.W. Robertson Scott
But they took from it all they could in thriftiness and saving.A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia|Amanda Minnie Douglas
No one can visit the environs of Murcia without being impressed by the extraordinary industry and thriftiness of its people.Southern Spain|A.F. Calvert
It must be admitted that simplicity is not meanness, nor thriftiness a fault.The Hindoos as they Are|Shib Chunder Bose