Associations to the word «Cheap»


CHEAP, noun. Trade; traffic; chaffer; chaffering.
CHEAP, noun. A market; marketplace.
CHEAP, noun. Price.
CHEAP, noun. A low price; a bargain.
CHEAP, noun. Cheapness; lowness of price; abundance of supply.
CHEAP, adjective. Low and/or reduced in price.
CHEAP, adjective. Of poor quality.
CHEAP, adjective. Of little worth.
CHEAP, adjective. (slang) (of an action or tactic in a game of skill) underhand; dubious.
CHEAP, adjective. (derogatory) Frugal; stingy.
CHEAP, verb. (intransitive) (obsolete) To trade; traffic; bargain; chaffer; ask the price of goods; cheapen goods.
CHEAP, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To bargain for; chaffer for; ask the price of; offer a price for; cheapen.
CHEAP, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To buy; purchase.
CHEAP, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To sell.
CHEAP, adverb. Cheaply.
CHEAP AND CHEERFUL, adjective. Not of bad quality, or otherwise enjoyable, despite being cheap.
CHEAP AS CHIPS, adjective. (British) (NZ) (simile) Very cheap, not costing much.
CHEAP DRUNK, noun. (slang) (informal) Someone who is easily intoxicated.
CHEAP JOHN, noun. A cheapjack.
CHEAP JOHNS, noun. Plural of cheap John
CHEAP LIKE BORSCHT, adjective. (Canada) (informal) Very inexpensive.
CHEAP SEATS, noun. The lowest-priced seats in a theatre or stadium, typically located on an upper balcony.
CHEAP SHOT, noun. A deliberate, unsportsmanlike, and potentially illegal act of aggression against an opponent.
CHEAP SHOT, noun. (by analogy) A remark that unfairly disparages an obvious vulnerability of the target.
CHEAP SHOTS, noun. Plural of cheap shot

Dictionary definition

CHEAP, adjective. Relatively low in price or charging low prices; "it would have been cheap at twice the price"; "inexpensive family restaurants".
CHEAP, adjective. Tastelessly showy; "a flash car"; "a flashy ring"; "garish colors"; "a gaudy costume"; "loud sport shirts"; "a meretricious yet stylish book"; "tawdry ornaments".
CHEAP, adjective. Of very poor quality; flimsy.
CHEAP, adjective. Embarrassingly stingy.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope