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Penuriously definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PENU'RIOUSLY, adv. In a saving or parsimonious manner; with scanty supply.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adv
1: in a penurious manner; "they lived penuriously"

Merriam Webster's

adverb see penurious

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Penurious Pe*nu"ri*ous, a. [From Penury.] 1. Excessively sparing in the use of money; sordid; stingy; miserly. ``A penurious niggard of his wealth.'' --Milton. 2. Not bountiful or liberal; scanty. Here creeps along a poor, penurious stream. --C. Pitt. 3. Destitute of money; suffering extreme want. [Obs.] ``My penurious band.'' --Shak. Syn: Avaricious; covetous; parsimonious; miserly; niggardly; stingy. See Avaricious. --Pe*nu"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Pe*nu"ri*ous*ness, n.



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