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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Economize  \E*con"o*mize\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Economized};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Economizing}.]  [Cf.  F.  ['e]conomiser.] 
  To  manage  with  economy;  to  use  with  prudence;  to  expend  with 
  frugality;  as  to  economize  one's  income.  [Written  also 
  {economise}.] 
 
  Expenses  in  the  city  were  to  be  economized.  --Jowett 
  (Thucyd.  ). 
 
  Calculating  how  to  economize  time.  --W.  Irving. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Economize  \E*con"o*mize\,  v.  i. 
  To  be  prudently  sparing  in  expenditure;  to  be  frugal  and 
  saving;  as  to  economize  in  order  to  grow  rich.  [Written  also 
  {economise}.]  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  economise 
  v  :  use  cautiously  and  frugally  [syn:  {conserve},  {husband},  {economize}] 
  [ant:  {waste}] 




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