low-rent

adjective
\ ˈlō-ˈrent How to pronounce low-rent (audio) \

Definition of low-rent

: low in character, cost, or prestige low-rent thugs a low-rent movie a low-rent literary form

First Known Use of low-rent

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Low-rent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/low-rent. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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low-rent

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of low-rent

chiefly US, informal
: not of good quality : cheaply made or done
: low in moral character or social status

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