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English definition of “downmarket”

downmarket

adjective     /ˌdaʊnˈmɑː.kɪt/ US  /ˈdaʊnˌmɑːr-/ UK (US downscale) disapproving
low in quality and cheap in price: a downmarket tabloid newspaper → Compare upmarketNot of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for badCosting or worth little or no money downmarket     adverb This catalogue has gone downmarket since the last time I bought something from it.Not of good qualityRubbish and wasteInformal words for badCosting or worth little or no money
(Definition of downmarket adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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