recession-wary love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Kollwitz, Käthe or Kaethe 1867-1945. German artist whose sculptures and prints, including The Living to the Dead (1919), express her abhorrence of war and poverty.

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Examples

  • Overall visitor numbers were slightly up in 2010, though not as dramatically as the previous year when the weak pound and the decision of many recession-wary Britons to holiday at home saw a 10% increase.

    UK tourist attractions say hooray for Hollywood

  • The weak results could be a consequence of recession-wary consumers continuing to shop for cheaper private label items.

    Johnson & Johnson Reports Healthy Earnings, Weak Sales

  • The event, an outgrowth of Vogue editor Anna Wintour's effort to gin up business for recession-wary retailers in New York City, brought together more than 80 stores, restaurants and salons, with promotions to lure passersby.

    Georgetown's retail landscape starts to rebound from recession

  • Other product prices are also expected to drop as retailers slash prices to encourage recession-wary consumers to spend.

    Japan's Core Prices Fall 1.7%, Igniting Fears of Deflation

  • Intel Corp. 's next chip for server systems, expected to be formally introduced Monday, is arriving at a critical time for recession-wary technology companies.

    Big Hopes for New Intel Chip

  • Toronto stocks got battered for the third straight day and closed below 13000 for the first time since August 2007, as recession-wary investors are shooting first and asking questions later.

    Shares Sink on U.S. Recession Fears

  • Target's partnership with Missoni, a venerable Italian brand, was meant to remind recession-wary consumers of what Target does best: high concept, stylistic merchandising for the masses.

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  • That, however, is partly because airlines have pared their operating fleets; and recession-wary customers are paying lower fares.

    NYT > Home Page

  • The pace of reservations is running well ahead of last year, when recession-wary consumers held back on spending.

    Business - BostonHerald.com

  • Kia had appealed to budget-minded consumers, and that niche fit well with recession-wary consumers.

    IndustryWeek Forums - Chain Reactions

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