thrift: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (thrift), [key]
- economical management; economy; frugality.
- Also calleda savings and loan association, savings bank, or credit union.
- Also calledany alpine and maritime plant belonging to the genus Armeria, of the leadwort family, having pink or white flowers, esp. A. maritima, noted for its vigorous growth.
- any of various allied plants.
- vigorous growth, as of a plant.
- thrift (Thesaurus)