Sentence Examples


  • It served an occasional thrifty traveler but mostly catered to salesmen, many on a repeat basis.
  • Boston was a prosperous, thrifty, English country town, one traveller thought.
  • In general, the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina are sober and thrifty, subsisting chiefly on Indian corn, dried meat, milk and vegetables.
  • Deir itself is a thrifty and rising town, having considerable traffic; it is singularly European in appearance, with macadamized streets and a public garden.
  • The most thrifty and capable sections of the people at the present day are not (it has been shown) in overcrowded areas, producing offspring at such a rate as to contribute to the increase of the population.

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