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English definition of “cheap”

cheap

adverb     /tʃiːp/ informal
for a low price : You'll get the table cheap if you buy the chairs too.Costing or worth little or no money
be going cheap UK to be offered for sale for less money than is usual Costing or worth little or no money
not come cheap to be expensive : Good carpets don't come cheap.Costing too muchExpensive and luxurious
(Definition of cheap adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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