cheapish
adjective see cheap II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cheapish — cheap ► ADJECTIVE 1) low in price. 2) charging low prices. 3) inexpensive because of poor quality. 4) of little worth because achieved in a discreditable way. 5) N. Amer. informal miserly. ► ADVERB ▪ at or for a low price …   English terms dictionary

  • cheapish — adjective Somewhat cheap …   Wiktionary

  • cheapish — adj. somewhat cheap, somewhat inexpensive; of poor quality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cheapish — cheapˈish adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑cheap …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheap — cheapish, adj. cheapishly, adv. cheaply, adv. cheapness, n. /cheep/, adj., cheaper, cheapest, adv., n. adj. 1. costing very little; relatively low in price; inexpensive: a cheap dress. 2. costing little labor or trouble: Words are cheap …   Universalium

  • cheap — I. noun Etymology: Middle English chep, from Old English cēap trade; akin to Old High German kouf trade; both ultimately from Latin caupo tradesman Date: before 12th century obsolete bargain II. adjective Date: 1509 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • cheap — adjective 1》 low in price.     ↘charging low prices.     ↘inexpensive because of inferior quality. 2》 of little worth because achieved in a discreditable way requiring little effort: her moment of cheap triumph.     ↘contemptible. 3》 N. Amer.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • cheap — ► ADJECTIVE 1) low in price. 2) charging low prices. 3) inexpensive because of poor quality. 4) of little worth because achieved in a discreditable way. 5) N. Amer. informal miserly. ► ADVERB ▪ at or for a low price …   English terms dictionary

  • cheaply — cheap ► ADJECTIVE 1) low in price. 2) charging low prices. 3) inexpensive because of poor quality. 4) of little worth because achieved in a discreditable way. 5) N. Amer. informal miserly. ► ADVERB ▪ at or for a low price …   English terms dictionary

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