English to Afrikaans Meaning :: parsimonious

Parsimonious :
karig
- karigkarig
 

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Adjective(1) excessively unwilling to spend

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(1) He puts Scotland's success in the sector down to its parsimonious reputation.(2) This team was apparently built around a defense that was parsimonious to the extreme, and now it's gone a bit leaky.(3) I was good and parsimonious and did the job myself, saving the money I didn't spend on cleaners to help pay the builders.(4) Britain, along with Italy, France and Germany, comes in the middle of the tipping league, neither profligate nor parsimonious .(5) Also, using graduate students to pursue industrial problems in a university is a cheap way for parsimonious companies to do research.(6) They already possess the most parsimonious defence in the division.(7) Its lure to one's vanity and bank account can seduce even the most parsimonious print personality.(8) This file will not be available indefinitely - I am far too parsimonious with webspace for that.(9) Ironically, they resemble more than anything a George Graham team: parsimonious , ruthless and pragmatic.(10) What slows e-government up is a parsimonious culture, for which IT can only be invested in if it saves the Treasury money.(11) You know, I mean, there seems to be this thing that the coverage is being parceled out in a rather parsimonious way.(12) His parsimonious ways have cost him more than a few friends and several famous girlfriends.(13) Never fear, my little chickadees; Aunty Jane has even the most parsimonious among you covered.(14) And the Australian who has made it his summer residence finds the locals anything but parsimonious .(15) Some treatments produce more health gain than others, and some entail more parsimonious use of resources.(16) So much for those who argue that the essential problem was parsimonious Republicans or a weak state.
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(1) parsimonious ::
karig
Synonyms
Adjective
1. cheap ::
goedkoop
2. miserly ::
inhalig
3. mean ::
beteken
4. niggardly ::
geringe
5. close-fisted ::
close-gierig
6. close ::
naby
7. penny-pinching ::
Penny-knyp
8. ungenerous ::
royaal
10. tightfisted ::
tightfisted
11. cheeseparing ::
cheeseparing
12. tight ::
stywe
13. stingy ::
suinig
14. mingy ::
gierig
15. penurious ::
behoeftig
Antonyms
1. bounteous ::
vrijgevig
2. bountiful ::
oorvloed
3. charitable ::
liefdadigheid
4. generous ::
ruim
5. liberal ::
liberale
6. munificent ::
milddadig
7. unsparing ::
mild
Different Forms
parsimonious, parsimoniously
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