cut–rate

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adjective \ˈkət-ˈrāt\

Definition of cut–rate

  1. 1 :  marked by, offering, or making use of a reduced rate or price <cut–rate stores>

  2. 2 :  second-rate, cheap

1904

First Known Use of cut–rate

1904


CUT–RATE Defined for English Language Learners

cut–rate

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adjective \ˈkət-ˈrāt\

Definition of cut–rate for English Language Learners

  • : selling goods or services at very low prices

  • of a price : very low


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