Sentence Examples

  • He was thrifty and anxious to leave to his son a full treasury.
  • Deir itself is a thrifty and rising town, having considerable traffic; it is singularly European in appearance, with macadamized streets and a public garden.
  • They have shown themselves to be industrious, thrifty and lawabiding.
  • They are a thrifty and industrious people, prolific and devoted to their offspring, good-humoured, quick-tempered and impressionable.
  • The emigrants were very kindly received, and many of them became thrifty and prosperous farmers.