sparingly

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈspɛərɪŋli/

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sparingly

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adv
  1. should be [used, consumed] sparingly
  2. [is, are] only used sparingly
  3. use the [ingredients, cream, lotion] sparingly
  4. [try to, only] use it sparingly
  5. use it [very, only] sparingly
  6. (please) use sparingly
  7. use it sparingly to [season, clean, enhance]
  8. apply sparingly [on, to] your [face, body, skin]
  9. apply sparingly around [your eyes, the edges]
  10. use [adverbs, adjectives] sparingly
  11. spends her [money, earnings] sparingly
  12. [writes, gives interviews, appears in public] sparingly
'sparingly' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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