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1. economy

noun. ['ɪˈkɑːnəmi, iːˈkɑːnəmi'] the system of production and distribution and consumption.

Synonyms

  • economic system
  • state socialism
  • scheme
  • laissez-faire economy
  • industrialism
  • non-market economy
  • market economy
  • black economy
  • free enterprise
  • system
  • mixed economy
  • state capitalism
  • sector

Antonyms

  • market economy
  • stabilisation
  • stabilization
  • dormant

Etymology

  • oeconomia (Latin)
  • οἰκονομία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Economy

  • gastronomy
  • astronomy
  • ideonomy
  • autonomy

How to spell economy? Is it ekonomi? Or econom? Common misspellings are:

  • ekonomi
  • econom

Example sentences of the word economy


1. Noun, singular or mass
A basic rule of thumb is to stay away from the high-yield market when the economy is shrinking.

Quotes containing the word economy


1. You can make positive deposits in your own economy every day by reading and listening to powerful, positive, life-changing content and by associating with encouraging and hope-building people.
- Zig Ziglar

2. To put it bluntly, there isn't one economic theory that can single-handedly explain Singapore's success; its economy combines extreme features of capitalism and socialism. All theories are partial; reality is complex.
- Ha-Joon Chang

3. Restoration of friendship with Russia, our biggest neighbor, is necessary for our peace and economy.
- Bidzina Ivanishvili

2. economy

noun. ['ɪˈkɑːnəmi, iːˈkɑːnəmi'] frugality in the expenditure of money or resources.

Synonyms

  • frugality
  • frugalness

Antonyms

  • wasteful
  • activation
  • sink

Etymology

  • oeconomia (Latin)
  • οἰκονομία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. economy

noun. ['ɪˈkɑːnəmi, iːˈkɑːnəmi'] an act of economizing; reduction in cost.

Synonyms

  • downsizing
  • saving
  • action
  • retrenchment
  • economy of scale

Antonyms

  • truth
  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • longness

Etymology

  • oeconomia (Latin)
  • οἰκονομία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. economy

noun. ['ɪˈkɑːnəmi, iːˈkɑːnəmi'] the efficient use of resources.

Antonyms

  • source

Etymology

  • oeconomia (Latin)
  • οἰκονομία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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