Definition of economise:
lay aside, write, deliver, preserve, make unnecessary, save up, keep up, hold open, save, bring through, salvage, pull through, relieve, carry through, husband, conserve, salve, economize, redeem, keep open, keep, spare, maintain.
- "Ernest Maltravers, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
A number of papers are taken by individuals, but those that most need them don't have much chance at them; besides, it is the end of associate life to economise by co- operation in this as in other matters.- "History of American Socialisms", John Humphrey Noyes.
I have before me the household accounts of several German families living on what we should call small incomes; and they show more exactly than any vague praise can do the prodigies of thrift accomplished by people obliged to economise, and at the same time to present a respectable appearance.- "Home Life in Germany", Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick.