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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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Supermarkets have a lot to answer for and, yes, they get us variety and cheapness but most of us don't see their dark side until we have a scare or a scandal.
htm) Archos 101 XS last year and were left disappointed by the cheapness of its construction and poor quality of its screen, but early reports from Vegas claim the new Titanium range to be much improved.
The cheapness and abundance of petroleum has led to neglect in the study of coal over the past half century, says Mazumder (emeritus, Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, India), but for a number of reasons, coal may soon become important again as a primary source of energy, especially in India.
CDATA[ The iconic Revisionist leader said: "The blackest of all characteristics is the tradition of the cheapness of Jewish blood, on the shedding of which there is no prohibition and for which you do not pay.
Tokyo stocks' cheapness has become much clearer, but that alone will not be enough to turn the market bullish and their rebounds will be limited unless there are positive signs regarding the outlook for the global economy, brokers said.
That he did not buy a new Packard, let alone a new Mercedes, makes him chronically vulnerable to sharp verbal attack about his stinginess and overall cheapness.
The dependence of Ireland's consumers and businesses on UK food and drink, the relative cheapness of UK food against Irish brands and the growing Irish population are all factors behind the continued growth in exports," said the FDF.
We also love the cheapness and cheeriness of Original Source, especially their Winter shower gel, with revitalising almond and black cherry.
Those qualities, foremost among them an extraordinary ability to focus and stay calm under stress, also included selfishness, obsessiveness, stubbornness, coldness, ruthlessness, pettiness and cheapness," he added.
Under Thatcher the principles of privatisation were cheapness and efficiency for its customers.
net, which has been known for cheapness and affordability in the eyes of international buyers, provides a number of jobs and money making opportunities for locals in Europe and America while bringing them cheap, customizable China-made products.
Apart from the cheapness it oozed from every pore, why did they resuscitate a criminally unpopular programme full of forgotten pop relics singing opera badly?