a price, fare, or rate below the standard charge.
- cut-rate, adjective
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How to use cut rate in a sentence
The Venezuela of the late Hugo Chavez, now in turmoil, which sends in cut-rate oil, can't be permanently relied on.Obama Should End America’s Stupidest Foreign Policy: Isolating Cuba | Robert Shrum | February 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Twitter is like doing cut-rate cocaine at a boring party where a lot of the guests dislike you.
Her real passion is for cocktails and designer clothes—she drops brand names like a cut-rate Bret Easton Ellis.
Cut-rate models can be had on Amazon for $100, but we think Danielle would want the pro.
Why did we buy into AIG and Citigroup when we could have actually bought Goldman whole-hog, for a cut-rate price?
For the Cut-rate had not cut his salary, which, sordidly speaking, ranked him star boarder at the Peek's.Roads of Destiny | O. Henry
Purkes's cut-rate grocery store will sell you all you want for ten cents each.Dawson Black: Retail Merchant | Harold Whitehead
It seemed as if they might have banded together (as girls will) for the cut rate cruise which they had seen advertised.Pee-Wee Harris Adrift | Percy Keese Fitzhugh
The cut-rate boom is about to collapse, and there is trouble brewing in the labor organizations.The Grafters | Francis Lynde
Well, you know them cut rate apartment houses, with a flossy reception room, all marble slabs and burlap panels and no elevator.Torchy | Sewell Ford