AskDefine | Define sparingly

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sparingly adv : to a meager degree or in a meager manner; "these voices are meagerly represented at the conference"; "the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources" [syn: meagerly, slenderly, meagrely] [ant: amply, amply]

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Adverb

sparingly
  1. In a sparing manner; with frugality, moderation, scantiness, reserve, forbearance, or the like; sparsely.

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