adjective Date: circa 1846 reasonable in price ; cheapinexpensively adverbinexpensiveness noun

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  • inexpensive — in‧ex‧pen‧sive [ˌɪnɪkˈspensɪv◂] adjective approving cheap: • a good selection of inexpensive wines * * * inexpensive UK US /ˌɪnɪkˈspensɪv/ adjective ► not costing much money: »The company began with inexpensive products but eventually moved into… …   Financial and business terms

  • Inexpensive — In ex*pen sive, a. Not expensive; cheap. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inexpensive — index economical, nominal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • inexpensive — 1837 (implied in inexpensively), from IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + EXPENSIVE (Cf. expensive) …   Etymology dictionary

  • inexpensive — [adj] not high priced bargain, budget, buy, cheap, cost next to nothing*, cut rate, dime a dozen*, dirt cheap*, economical, for a song*, half price, low, low cost, low priced, marked down, modest, nominal, popular, popularly priced, real buy*,… …   New thesaurus

  • inexpensive — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not costing a great deal; cheap. DERIVATIVES inexpensively adverb inexpensiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • inexpensive — [in΄ek spen′siv, in΄ikspen′siv] adj. not expensive; costing relatively little; low priced; cheap SYN. CHEAP inexpensively adv. inexpensiveness n …   English World dictionary

  • inexpensive — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ make sth ▪ Their currency is undervalued, making their goods inexpensive for foreigners. ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly …   Collocations dictionary

  • inexpensive — in|ex|pen|sive [ˌınıkˈspensıv] adj cheap use this to show approval ≠ ↑expensive ▪ a good selection of inexpensive wines ▪ Painting is a relatively inexpensive way to enhance your home. >inexpensively adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • inexpensive — [[t]ɪ̱nɪkspe̱nsɪv[/t]] ADJ GRADED Something that is inexpensive does not cost very much. There is a large variety of good inexpensive restaurants. Syn: cheap Ant: expensive …   English dictionary

  • inexpensive — UK [ˌɪnɪkˈspensɪv] / US adjective something that is inexpensive does not cost much money. A more usual word is cheap an inexpensive hotel/car/restaurant Derived word: inexpensively adverb …   English dictionary

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