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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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The visitors made a poor start to their innings, losing opener Cook cheaply for seven runs.
Independent shops and manufacturers are the backbone of this country contributing greatly to the wealth of the nation and the primary source of footwear knowledge and professional advice and service, but many have closed, they cannot compete on price with supermarkets, online and bargain fashion stores where products are made so cheaply across the globe and imported.
e Business Secretary has always rejected claims that the Government sold o Royal Mail too cheaply.
Pakistan Juniors' start was also not as impressive as it could be as they lost the early wickets quiet cheaply.
If you look back at their chances, they started from us giving the ball away really cheaply, unopposed pressure, I call it.
Vast supermarket chains and food processors work hard to produce food as cheaply as possible.
It was a] very good day for England, taking four wickets quickly and cheaply this morning was important obviously," said Swann, who took three wickets for four runs in six overs before lunch.
Ian Bell (8) and Paul Collingwood (9) fell cheaply but the in-form Trott responded with a typically hard-working 50.
Summary: The Egyptian media has repeatedly accused the government of selling national assets too cheaply.
It will allow researchers to produce the IFN gamma protein more abundantly and cheaply.
A change in European law means home chefs could soon be able to make fruit pies or cakes more cheaply.
Summary: Michael Vaughan fell cheaply as he missed his chance to stake an early claim for a Test recall during MCC's draw with Durham.