Synonyms for economy

Synonyms for (noun) economy

Synonyms: saving, economy

Definition: an act of economizing; reduction in cost

Usage: it was a small economy to walk to work every day; there was a saving of 50 cents

Similar words: action

Definition: something done (usually as opposed to something said)

Usage: there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions

Synonyms: thriftiness, economy

Definition: frugality in the expenditure of money or resources

Usage: the Scots are famous for their economy

Similar words: frugality, frugalness

Definition: prudence in avoiding waste

Synonyms: economy

Definition: the efficient use of resources

Usage: economy of effort

Similar words: efficiency

Definition: skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort

Usage: she did the work with great efficiency

Synonyms: economic system, economy

Definition: the system of production and distribution and consumption

Similar words: system, scheme

Definition: a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole

Usage: a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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