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Cheap

Of or related to the low cost of a good, service, or security. Cheapness is determined by comparing the cost to similar goods, services, and securities. Cheapness is also related to one's ability to buy: what seems cheap to one person may seem expensive to another. Cheapness may, but does not always, indicate a low quality in the good, service, or security.

cheap

Of, relating to, or being a security that sells at a market price below what is expected given fundamental factors such as earnings, assets, and management ability. Determining whether a security is cheap is a subjective judgment. Compare expensive.
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He said if Brooke wanted a pelting, he could get it cheaper than by going to the hustings.
There is an undercurrent of feeling somewhere," the Prince continued,--"one of the cheaper organs is shrieking all the time a brazen warning.
He spent his evenings poring over accounts, or making endless calculations based on cheaper freights for copra and on the possible maximum and minimum market prices for that staple of commerce.
Those," they explained, "will be cheaper than real ones.
Moreover, it will commonly be cheaper to build the whole yourself than to convince another of the advantage of the common wall; and when you have done this, the common partition, to be much cheaper, must be a thin one, and that other may prove a bad neighbor, and also not keep his side in repair.
But Martha Skelton would do everything, and it would be so much cheaper.
I have been turning Selina Goby over in my mind," I said, "and I think, my lady, it will be cheaper to marry her than to keep her.
It found that the monthly cost of buying works out cheaper than renting in 36% of cities.
THE average price of petrol has returned to being cheaper than diesel, the RAC said.
Talking to the media, FCCI acting president Nadeem Allahwala said 100,000 megawatt electricity could be produced by dams as KBD was a multipurpose project which would not only produce cheaper electricity but it will also help in making thousands acres of barren land cultivatable.
20 per litre cheaper TESCO Hellmann's Real Mayonnaise 800g: PS2.
DISCOUNT store Aldi has ramped up the store price wars by offering up to 30% cheaper deals than rivals.