Definition of sparing
English to English
- Spare; saving; frugal; merciful.
source: Webster 1913
- avoiding waste
An economical meal.
An economical shopper.
A frugal farmer.
A frugal lunch.
A sparing father and a spending son.
Sparing in their use of heat and light.
Stinting in bestowing gifts.
Thrifty because they remember the great Depression.
`scotch' is used only informally.
source: WordNet 3.0
English to Tagalog
- [spáring] Matipid; mapag-impok
source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
sparring, spiring, spraying, savoring, sparhung, spurring, sprung, savouring, seafaring, syphering, sprenge, sobering, severing, spareness, savoriness, spermic, scuppernong, sporanox, supereminence, sobranje