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spared

verb
past tense of spare

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1 to use or give out in stingy amounts
  • I'll have a banana split—and don't spare the whipped cream

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2 to avoid unnecessary waste or expense
  • she had grown up during the Great Depression, so she was no stranger to sparing

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“Spared.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spared. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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