sparing

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sparing (comparative more sparing, superlative most sparing)

  1. Prudent and restrained in the use of resources; careful, economical or frugal.

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VerbEdit

sparing

  1. present participle of spare

NounEdit

sparing (plural sparings)

  1. The act by which something or someone is spared.
    • 1830, Mrs. Gore (Catherine Grace Frances), The Manners of the Day (volume 2, page 322)
      The sparings of my frugality have, however, in a sufficient degree, augmented my originally scanty patrimony; []

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English sparring.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈspa.rɪŋ]
  • Hyphenation: spa‧ring

NounEdit

sparing

  1. (colloquial) to practice for martial arts or hand-to-hand combat.
    Synonym: berlatih

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From English sparring.

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NounEdit

sparing m inan

  1. (sports) sparring (practice match)

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Further readingEdit

  • sparing in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • sparing in Polish dictionaries at PWN