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English definition of “cheap”


adjective (LOW QUALITY)    /tʃiːp/
C1 disapproving describes goods that are both low in quality and low in price : I bought some cheap wine for cooking with. He bought some cheap shoes that fell apart after a couple of months .Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad cheap and nasty UK costing little and of very bad quality Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for bad
(Definition of cheap adjective (LOW QUALITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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