Meaning of “no-frills” in the English Dictionary

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"no-frills" in American English

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no-frillsadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈnoʊ ˈfrɪlz/

basic, without details or extras:

He opted for a no-frills flight to save on expenses.

(Definition of “no-frills” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"no-frills" in Business English

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no-frillsadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌnəʊˈfrɪlz/ us /ˌnoʊ-/ COMMERCE, MARKETING

used to describe a basic product or service without extra features:

a no-frills airline/flight
They offer no-frills health insurance that includes no dental or vision coverage.

(Definition of “no-frills” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)