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Word of the Day: PARSIMONIOUS

Pronunciation: [pahr-suh-MOH-nee-uhs]

Example sentences:

  • The parsimonious man boasted that he has never ordered a beverage at a restaurant.
  • The teacher is extremely parsimonious when it comes to giving praise to his students.
  • The parsimonious student has saved enough money to repay all of his loans within two years.
  • Unfortunately, many employers who have a lot of money are also parsimonious with salaries and benefits.