cheapness
noun see cheap II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cheapness — UK US /ˈtʃiːpnəs/ noun [U] ► the fact of something having a low price: »The cheapness of fast food is one of its main attractions …   Financial and business terms

  • Cheapness — Cheap ness, n. Lowness in price, considering the usual price, or real value. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cheapness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Cheapness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 cheapness cheapness low price Sgm: N 1 depreciation depreciation Sgm: N 1 bargain bargain Sgm: N 1 good penny good penny &c. worth Sgm: N 1 snap snap …   English dictionary for students

  • cheapness — noun The state of being cheap Her mother, in 1684, retiring withher daughter, for cheapness, to some place in Surrey, (she does not tell us where,) became acquainted with Dr. Glisson, ... Syn: frugality, parsimony, thriftiness …   Wiktionary

  • cheapness — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Low price Nouns 1. cheapness, inexpensiveness, cut rates, low, budget, or reduced price; sale, discount, depreciation, price war, going out of business sale; drug on the market; loss leader; buyer s… …   English dictionary for students

  • cheapness — / tʃi:pnəs/ noun the fact of being cheap ● The cheapness of the pound means that many more tourists will come to London …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • cheapness — 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

  • cheapness — See cheaply. * * * …   Universalium

  • cheapness — cheap·ness || tʃɪːpÉ™nɪs n. inexpensiveness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cheapness — cheap·ness …   English syllables

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