cut-rate

adjective
\ ˈkət-ˈrāt How to pronounce cut-rate (audio) \

Definition of cut-rate

1 : marked by, offering, or making use of a reduced rate or price cut-rate stores

First Known Use of cut-rate

1904, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Cut-rate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cut-rate. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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cut-rate

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of cut-rate

: selling goods or services at very low prices
: very low

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