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cheapjack

noun cheap·jack \ ˈchēp-ˌjak \

Definition of cheapjack

1 :a haggling huckster
2 :a dealer in cheap merchandise

Origin and Etymology of cheapjack

cheap + the name Jack


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cheapjack

adjective

Definition of cheapjack

1 :being inferior, cheap, or worthless
  • cheapjack movie companies
2 :unscrupulously opportunistic
  • cheapjack speculators

Examples of cheapjack in a Sentence

  1. a cheapjack little watch that I wear on camping trips

First Known Use of cheapjack

1865



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