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[dawg-cheep, dog-]Informal.
  1. very inexpensive.
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  1. very inexpensively.
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Origin of dog-cheap

First recorded in 1520–30
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Historical Examples of dog-cheap

  • The only way is to do our Christmas shopping the day after Christmas; everything will be round still, and dog-cheap.

    The Daughter of the Storage

    William Dean Howells

  • Stanihurst has described a fair in Dublin, and another in Waterford, where he says the wares were "dog-cheap."

  • "Thar's nuthin' in all this world so dog-cheap ez advice," said Uncle Ezra Mudge.

    Oklahoma Sunshine

    Freeman E. (Freeman Edwin) Miller