Definition of bargain-basement
- bargain-basement rates
bad, bum, cheap, cheapjack, cheesy, coarse, common, cut-rate, execrable, gimcrack, inferior, junky, lousy, low-grade, low-rent, mediocre, miserable, poor, rotten, rubbishy, schlock (or schlocky), second-rate, shoddy, sleazy, terrible, trashy, trumpery, wretched;
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of a price : very low
: having a low price or cost and often having poor quality
: a section of a large store where products are sold at lower prices
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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