A thriving state; good husbandry; economical management in regard to property; frugality.
- Wise economy in the management of money and other resources; frugality.
- Vigorous growth of living things, such as plants.
- Any of several densely tufted plants of the genus Armeria, especially A. maritima, having white to pink flower heads with a funnel-shaped scarious calyx.
- A savings and loan association, credit union, or savings bank. Also called thrift institution.