Sparing

  • 1 sparing — adj Sparing, frugal, thrifty, economical can all mean exercising or manifesting careful and unwasteful use of one s money, goods, and resources. Sparing connotes abstention or restraint {sparing in the expenditure of money} {sparing in giving… …

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  • 2 sparing — spàring m DEFINICIJA sport vježbanje u boksu, tenisu i sl. sa sparing partnerom SINTAGMA sparing partner izabrani protivnik na treningu koji ima zadatak voditi borbu kako bi se natjecatelj (u boksu i drugim sportovima) što bolje pripremio za… …

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  • 3 spàring — m sport 1. {{001f}}vježbanje u boksu sa sparing partnerom 2. {{001f}}vježbanje na taj način i u nekim drugim sportovima (tenis, nogomet i sl.) ∆ {{001f}}∼ partner izabrani protivnik na treningu koji ima zadatak voditi borbu kako bi se natjecatelj …

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  • 4 şparing — ŞPÁRING s. v. şină. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  şparíng, şparíngi, s.m. (reg.; deprec.) persoană cu picioare lungi. Trimis de blaurb, 19.02.2007. Sursa: DAR …

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  • 5 sparing — sparing; un·sparing; …

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  • 6 sparing — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}|| {{/stl 7}}sparring {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}mnż IIa, D. u, sport. {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} spotkanie dwóch drużyn, mające charakter szkoleniowy : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Sparing bokserski, piłkarski. <ang.> {{/stl 10}} …

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  • 7 Sparing — Spar ing, a. Spare; saving; frugal; merciful. Bacon. [1913 Webster] {Spar ing*ly}, adv. {Spar ing*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 sparing — index conservation, deficient, devoid, economical, economy (frugality), frugal, illiberal, lenient …

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  • 9 sparing — [adj] careful, economical avaricious, canny, chary, close, cost conscious, frugal, humane, mean, money conscious, parsimonious, provident, prudent, saving, stewardly, stingy, thrifty, tight, tight fisted, tolerant, ungiving, unwasteful, wary;… …

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  • 10 sparing — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ moderate; economical. DERIVATIVES sparingly adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 sparing — [sper′iŋ] adj. 1. that spares 2. careful in spending or using; frugal 3. scanty or meager SYN. THRIFTY sparingly adv. sparingness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Sparing — Rudolf Sparing (* 6. November 1904 in Dresden; † 5. April 1955 in Potma) war ein deutscher Journalist. Er war der zweite und letzte Chefredakteur der NS Wochenzeitung Das Reich. Leben Nach seinem Abitur arbeitete Sparing als Stenograph im… …

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  • 13 sparing — adjective Date: 14th century 1. marked by or practicing careful restraint (as in the use of resources) 2. meager, bare < the map is sparing of information > • sparingly adverb Synonyms: sparing, frugal, thrifty, economical mean careful in the use …

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  • 14 sparing — [[t]spe͟ərɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is sparing with something uses it or gives it only in very small quantities. I ve not been sparing with the garlic... Her sparing use of make up only seemed to enhance her classically beautiful features …

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  • 15 spáring — neskl. pril. (ȃ) šport., v zvezi sparing partner nasprotni igralec pri vajah v boksu: sparing partner boksarskega prvaka / moštvo bo dober sparing partner naših košarkarjev …

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  • 16 Sparing — Spare Spare, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sparing}.] [AS. sparian, fr. sp[ae]r spare, sparing, saving; akin to D. & G. sparen, OHG. spar?n, Icel. & Sw. spara, Dan. spare See {Spare}, a.] 1. To use frugally or stintingly, as that …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 sparing — adj. (cannot stand alone) sparing of * * * [ spe(ə)rɪŋ] (cannot stand alone) sparing of …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 sparing — spar|ing [ sperıŋ ] adjective using only a little of something: Dexter was deliberately sparing with his words. Health officials are recommending a more sparing use of antibiotics …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 sparing — adjective using or giving only a little of something; frugal (+ with): There s not much shampoo left, so be sparing with it. (+ in): The critics were sparing in their praise. sparingly adverb: Apply the glue sparingly …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 sparing — UK [ˈspeərɪŋ] / US [ˈsperɪŋ] adjective using only a little of something Dexter was deliberately sparing with his words. Health officials are recommending a more sparing use of antibiotics …

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