किफायत संज्ञा स्त्री॰ [अ॰ किफायत] 1. Noun
१. काफी या अलम् होने का भाव ।
२. कमखर्ची । थोड़े में काम चलाने की क्रीया । जैसे— खर्च में किफायत करो ।
३. बचत । जैसे—ऐसा करने से ५०) की किफायत होगी ।
४. कम दाम । थोड़ा मूल्य । जैसे—अगर किफायत में मिले तो हम यहीं कपड़ा ले लें । यौ॰—किफायत का=थोड़े दाम का । सस्ता ।
- Orderly arrangement and management of the internal affairs of a state or of any establishment kept up by production and consumption; esp., such management as directly concerns wealth; as, political economy.
- The management of domestic affairs; the regulation and government of household matters; especially as they concern expense or disbursement; as, a careful economy.
- The system of rules and regulations by which anything is managed; orderly system of regulating the distribution and uses of parts, conceived as the result of wise and economical adaptation in the author, whether human or divine; as, the animal or vegetable economy; the economy of a poem; the Jewish economy.
- Thrifty and frugal housekeeping; management without loss or waste; frugality in expenditure; prudence and disposition to save; as, a housekeeper accustomed to economy but not to parsimony.