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thrift, economical, to economize, to cut down, to economize, to save, to practice thrift
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节约 ( jieyue / jiéyuē ) is composed of these characters:
, 约 (yue)
节约 ( jieyue / jiéyuē ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 节约 ( jieyue / jiéyuē ) ⓘWriting in Pinyin Before using this Pinyin example sentence, consider that Chinese characters should always be your first choice in written communication. If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).
Chule caiyuan women meiyou qita de banfa qu jieyue feiyong.
Chúle cáiyuán wŏmen méiyŏu qítā de bànfă qù jiéyuē fèiyòng. – English translation: To cut down expenses, we have no choice but to fire more employees.
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also: to save | also: economical
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All words in this dictionary (more to come) were taken from the multimedia Chinese learning software Han Trainer Pro. This Chinese-English dictionary is currently under development.