adjective, cheap·er, cheap·est.
Origin of cheap
Examples from the Web for cheaper
You might think that the reason Medicaid does not require coverage of HCBS is because institutional care is cheaper.Medicaid Will Give You Money for At-Home Care, but You Might Wait Years|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
No lasting jobs, no cheaper gas, and a chance to kill off one-fourth of U.S. farmland and maybe the planet.The Pipeline From Hell: There’s No Good Reason to Build Keystone XL|Jack Holmes|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wireless was cheaper than wired communications, and cell phones were proliferating.
It was 30 percent cheaper to operate than previous jets, and it carried twice as many people.
The cars had plush green upholstery and stained-glass windows and were faster and cheaper than a horse-and-buggy.
He ought to have consulted her in order to get them cheaper.Sentimental Education, Volume II|Gustave Flaubert
Some things are cheaper here—the railway comes a little cheaper, and is infinitely more miserable.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
I think myself, as a general rule, it is cheaper to buy them off.A Woman Intervenes|Robert Barr
The cheaper simpler scrims and cheese cloths which are easily laundered are now used by the best people.The Upward Path|Various
It must be kept all at home, that our dear manufacturers may have it the cheaper.Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin; Written by Himself, Volume II (of 2)|Benjamin Franklin
British Dictionary definitions for cheaper
Derived Formscheapish, adjectivecheaply, adverbcheapness, noun
Word Origin for cheap
Idioms and Phrases with cheaper
In addition to the idioms beginning with cheap
- cheap at twice the price
- cheap shot
- cheap skate
- dirt cheap
- on the cheap