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Meaning of “cut-rate” in the English Dictionary

"cut-rate" in British English

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cut-rateadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˌkʌt.ˈreɪt/
charged at a ​lowerrate than ​usual: We get cut-rate ​electricity for six ​hours each ​night.
(Definition of cut-rate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cut-rate" in American English

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cut-rateadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkʌtˌreɪt/
available at a ​lowerprice than ​usual: cut-rate ​merchandise
(Definition of cut-rate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cut-rate" in Business English

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cut-rateadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈkʌtreɪt/
→  cut-price
(Definition of cut-rate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cut-rate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 减价的,打折的, 低价的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減價的,打折的, 低價的…
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