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Synonyms for austerity
ɔˈstɛr ɪ tiaus·ter·i·ty

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  1. austeritynoun

    Severity of manners or life; extreme rigor or strictness; harsh discipline.


Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. austerity, asceticism, nonindulgencenoun

    the trait of great self-denial (especially refraining from worldly pleasures)

    nonindulgence, ascesis, asceticism

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  1. austeritynoun

    severity, rigor, sternness, harshness, asceticism

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  1. Fernandez Villasana:

    With the austerity of the republic, it decreased, but after that, things will be rearranged, and agents will be hired who will really be used.

  2. Nikos Baltopoulos:

    They are the only ones sticking up for the people, i didn't vote for Tsipras because he seemed too radical, but maybe this is what we need. Austerity had numbed us all these years, we started accepting whatever we were told.

  3. Bill Gross:

    It is demand that must be increased - yes China must move more quickly to a consumer-based economy - but the developed world must play its part by abandoning its destructive emphasis on fiscal austerity, and begin to replace its rapidly decaying infrastructure that has been delayed for decades.

  4. Steffen Hertog:

    Government hiring has slowed down due to austerity measures, while at the same time the private sector has started to stagnate, there's just a shortage of jobs.

  5. Henrique Fontana:

    The opposition will try to use this to paralyze Congress, create an institutional crisis, we won't let that happen. We will push ahead with the austerity plan.

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