Parsimonious is a related term of grudging.
As adjectives the difference between parsimonious and grudging
is that parsimonious
is exhibiting parsimony; sparing in expenditure of money; frugal to excess; penurious; niggardly; stingy while grudging
is unwilling or with reluctance.
As a verb grudging is
As a noun grudging is
the state of bearing a grudge.
Exhibiting parsimony; sparing in expenditure of money; frugal to excess; penurious; niggardly; stingy.
Using a minimal number of assumptions, steps, or conjectures.
* Kiplinger's Personal Finance , January 2002
- The first three college-savings plans stand out for their parsimonious expenses...
- Statistical methods offer the ability to enforce parsimonious selection of the most influential potential predictors of each gene's state.
* See also
Unwilling or with reluctance.
- her grudging acceptance that her rival deserved the award
The state of bearing a grudge.
* 1806 , Matthew Henry, An Exposition of All the Books of the Old and New Testaments
- Fretfulness and discontent expose us to the just judgment of God; and we bring more calamities upon ourselves, by our murmuring, distrustful, envious groans and grudgings against one another, than we are aware of