dime-store

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

dime–store

adjective \ˈdīm-ˌstr\

: poor or inferior in quality

Full Definition of DIME-STORE

1
:  inexpensive <dime–store perfume>
2
:  tawdry, second-rate <dime–store philosophy>

First Known Use of DIME-STORE

1938

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