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Economical

Pronunciation of Economical
/ˌiːkənˈɒmɪkə͡l/, /ˌiːkənˈɒmɪkə‍l/, /ˌiː_k_ə_n_ˈɒ_m_ɪ_k_əl/

Antonyms for economical:

wasteful, thriftless, inefficient.

Synonyms for economical:

Sense 1

slangy, modestly, thrift, roundly, circuitous, low-rent, niggardly, flowery, emphatically, cut rate, succinct, rhetorical, ponderous, laconic, wordy, unprintable, pejorative, journalistic, economically, euphemistic, declamatory, lyric, disused, turgid, brevity, parenthetical, tight-fisted, disuse, eloquent, epigrammatic, sententious, inarticulate, Punchy, libelous, untapped, readable, giveaway, careful, telegraphic, verbose, grandiloquent, stylistic, unused, low-end, ornate, taciturn, discursive, conversational, affordable, picturesque, shoestring, Worded, chatty, penny-pinching, knockdown, economy drive, polemical, rhetorically, shakespearean, Concessionary, gossipy, prolix.

Sense 2

idiomatic, literary, sesquipedalian, chintzy, incoherent, elliptical, informal, snappy, epistolary, emphatic, miserly, rambling, monosyllabic, fluent, provident, learned, orotund, ungenerous, portentous, poetic, well-turned, vague, crisp, lyrical.

Sense 3

devoted, canny, articulate, diffuse, elegant, favorable, silent, small.

Sense 5

quiet, rough, formal.

Sense 6

compact, brief, idle, economy.

Sense 7

clean.

Sense 8

tight.

Sense 10

mean.

Sense 11

short.

Sense 12

in.

Sense 18

close.

frugal

chary.

prudent

forehanded.

purposeful

businesslike.

thrifty

saving.

Other synonyms and related words:

euphemistic, modest, libelous, knockdown, careful, unprintable, canny, efficient, ungenerous, compact, declamatory, tight-fisted, affordable, incoherent, Economizing, laconic, Scrimping, chintzy, mean, economic, pejorative, brief, literary, saving, tight, niggardly, economically, scots, rambling, scotch, sententious, well-turned, telegraphic, rough, cut rate, wordy, close, articulate, stinting, eloquent, low-rent, elliptical, brevity, in, taciturn, low-end, informal, rhetorically, turgid, polemical, chary, stylistic, untapped, low, lyric, verbose, shoestring, crisp, flowery, grandiloquent, ornate, concise, vague, miserly, forehanded, penny-pinching, parenthetical, formal, provident, economy, businesslike, monosyllabic, thrift.

all (adjective)

economic.

cheap (adjective)

dirt cheap, inexpensive, cut rate, at cost, reduced, popular, half-price, cheap, bargain, marked down, budget, on sale, low price, reasonable, competitive.

conservative with resources; careful (adjective)

mean, prudent, thrifty, parsimonious, tight, miserly, saving, close, canny, frugal, niggardly, provident, sparing, stingy, efficient, chary, Scrimping, penny-pinching.

economical (adjective)

moderate, prudent, cheap, austere, self-denying, frugal, thrifty, stingy, sparing, parsimonious, cheeseparing.

inexpensive (adjective)

low, reduced, moderate, modest, marked down, dirt cheap, cheap, on sale, cut rate, reasonable.

simple (adjective)

low.

succinct (adjective)

concise.

Sense 2 (noun)

thrift, ungenerous.

Sense 3 (noun)

fluent.

Sense 4 (noun)

concise, canny, brief, laconic, monosyllabic, quiet, silent, succinct.

Sense 5 (noun)

disuse, idle, devoted, unused, untapped, disused.

economical (noun)

frugal, thrifty, economic, efficient, stinting, sparing, scotch.

moderate (verb)

modest.

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