What is the opposite of lavish?

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Adjective
Opposite of sumptuously rich, elaborate, or luxurious
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Opposite of expending or bestowing profusely
Adjective
Opposite of spent or given in profusion
Adjective
Opposite of going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount
Adjective
Opposite of luxurious; perceived to cater to those who are rich and wealthy
“She lived in a simple house in a humble town by the coast.”
Adjective
(in amount) Opposite of exceedingly large
“Only the frugal ones would find value in meager sums of money.”
Adjective
Opposite of grand, elegant or splendid in appearance
Adjective
Opposite of very fine in quality and comfortable
Adjective
Opposite of well off; not struggling financially
“They disenfranchised poor people by making property ownership a requirement for registering to vote.”
Adjective
Opposite of showing or expressing gratitude, pleasure, or approval in an unrestrained or heartfelt manner
Adjective
Opposite of showing a readiness to give more of something
“As they open up to each other about their woes, neither seems to recognize how monstrously selfish and shallow they appear.”
Adjective
Opposite of expensive in a way that is intended to impress
“We will have to settle for cheap accommodation during our trip to Europe.”
Adjective
Opposite of wastefully reckless in the use of money or resources
Adjective
Opposite of having or giving something on a lavish scale
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing the qualities associated with high society
“The little coffee shop serves some rather inelegant, though delicious, dishes.”
Adjective
Opposite of expensive or having a high value
“He wore a cheap suit, complemented with sneakers and a long hippie beard.”
Adjective
Opposite of including many small descriptive features
“The pamphlet provides only a concise description of the available features.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or appearing to have no limits
Adjective
Opposite of well-meaning and kindly in nature
Verb
Opposite of bestow something in generous or extravagant quantities on
Determiner
Opposite of a sufficient amount of
“Your experience in this field is insufficient for this role.”
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