Frugality vs Parsimoniousness - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between frugality and parsimoniousness

is that frugality is the quality of being frugal; prudent economy; thrift while parsimoniousness is the state or condition of being parsimonious.

frugality

Noun

(-)
  • The quality of being frugal; prudent economy; thrift.
  • A sparing use; sparingness.
  • Synonyms

    * parsimony * thriftiness

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    parsimoniousness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or condition of being parsimonious.
  • Synonyms

    * parsimony