In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
If I could find a woman that frugal, I might just settle down.
From what I hear, he's pretty... frugal; I guess would be the best word.
The Hakkas are a hardy and frugal race, belonging mainly to the hill districts.
Personally most frugal, Leo reduced taxes, made justice less costly, and was able to find money for certain public improvements; yet he left the finances more confused than he had found them, and even the elaborate jubilee of 1825 did not really mend matters.