bargain–basement

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adjective bar·gain–base·ment \ˈbär-gən-ˈbās-mənt\

Definition of bargain–basement

  1. 1 :  of inferior quality or worth

  2. 2 :  markedly inexpensive <bargain–basement rates>

1948

First Known Use of bargain–basement

1948


BARGAIN–BASEMENT Defined for English Language Learners

bargain–basement

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adjective bar·gain–base·ment \ˈbär-gən-ˈbās-mənt\

Definition of bargain–basement for English Language Learners

  • of a price : very low

  • : having a low price or cost and often having poor quality


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