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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Thrift(0.01867 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Thrift.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: any of numerous sun-loving low-growing evergreens of the
genus Armeria having round heads of pink or white
2: extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money
unnecessarily [syn: parsimony, parsimoniousness, penny-pinching]
English → English (gcide)
Thrift \Thrift\ (thr[i^]ft), n. [Icel. [thorn]rift. See
1. A thriving state; good husbandry; economical management in
regard to property; frugality.
The rest, . . . willing to fall to thrift, prove
very good husbands. --Spenser.
2. Success and advance in the acquisition of property;
increase of worldly goods; gain; prosperity. “Your thrift
is gone full clean.” --Chaucer.
I have a mind presages me such thrift. --Shak.
3. Vigorous growth, as of a plant.
4. (Bot.) One of several species of flowering plants of the
genera Statice and Armeria.
Common thrift (Bot.), Armeria vulgaris; -- also called
Syn: Frugality; economy; prosperity; gain; profit.