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Adjective
Prudent and restrained in the use of resources
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“Evidently, they have been too sparing in spending money where it should have been spent.”
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Significantly below an amount or level that is adequate
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“It's a general overview of the event, marred by being rather sparing on facts and overly sensationalistic in writing.”
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Having a tolerant disposition
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“From them, we know the significance of being good, principled and honest, and the need to be sparing in judgment of others.”
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(of writing) Relatively brief in extent
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Reserved or uncommunicative in speech
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Present participle for to give something that is auxiliary to one's need (to someone else)
“Would you be able to spare me a couple of dollars?”
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Present participle for to be able to do without
“I'm so sorry. I just cannot spare even a couple of dollars.”
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Present participle for to show mercy to, especially by not punishing or killing
“His ailing mother begged him to spare her, saying that she knew nothing of her real identity.”
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Present participle for to be very economical or mean about spending or providing something
“You will want a highly concentrated solution, so don't spare the sugar.”
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Present participle for to be frugal or economical with a resource or finances
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Present participle for to set aside or reserve for a particular purpose
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Present participle for to avoid, lessen, or guard against
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Present participle for relieve, absolve
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Present participle for to store or set aside for future use
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Present participle for relieve of blame, responsibility
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Present participle for to excuse or disregard as unimportant or insignificant
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Present participle for euphemize, hold back in communication
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Slacking off on
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Present participle for to have enough money to pay for
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Present participle for to give away (something valuable) for the purpose of gaining something else
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