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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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74, cheaper than it was at the same time last year, according to the MYSUPERMARKET Groceries Tracker.
PRICE GUARANTEE If Asda aren't 10 per cent cheaper than Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco or Waitrose, they will refund the difference in vouchers.
The good news is that they can expect prices cheaper in the Med than when they may last have visited.
On the same seven-night basis as in the UK comparisons, central Florida is 52% cheaper for rental accommodation, while Provence in southern France is 40% cheaper.
Shoppers can make further savings online because food and treat lines are up to 10% cheaper on its website while accessories are 20% cheaper.
Breakfast Cereal Experts believe breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and if you love chomping on some cereal while browsing the morning papers you should head over to Sainsbury's this month, where they have an amazing 27 cheaper breakfast cereals on offer.
Many of the comments on cheaper UK holidays looked at popular holiday villages such as Butlins or Haven rather than hotels.
A television ad promoted special offers on pork, biscuits and toilet tissue with a voiceover stating: "These are just three of hundreds of special offers in store each week, to help you spend less each week, and when we compared prices with Asda on Monday, shopping was cheaper for over one million Tesco customers.
Crucially, 16 out of 25 dinner table staples are cheaper today than a month ago, with broccoli 20p a kg less and carrots down by 4p a kilo.
Up to four hours - pounds 5 (37% or pounds 3 cheaper than NCP, Dumfries Place, except Saturdays, Greyfriars and Wood Street)
25% cheaper than the high street on brand new items.
2 BANSKO, Bulgaria - an ideal resort for the beginner or families, and a cheaper option for some years.