Pop Culture dictionary dd’s Discounts [dee-deez dis-kounts] Published May 9, 2018 What does dd's Discounts mean? dd’s Discount is a US national chain of off-price department stores owned by Ross Stores. The dd portion of the store’s name stands for deeply discounted—though some like to stay it really stands for cheap. Related words: discount store Marshalls Ross Dress for Less TJ Maxx Where does dd’s Discounts come from? homeworldbusiness.com A subsidiary of the California-based Ross Dress for Less, dd’s Discounts (styled dd’s DISCOUNTS) opened its first store in 2004. By 2017, it had over 200 stores in over 15 states, including New Jersey and Pennsylvania on the East Coast. dd’s Discounts sells brand-name clothing, footwear, accessories, everyday electronics, and miscellaneous home goods below the normal retail prices—hence the name. It advertises special promotions as dd’s dealz and #dddealz. The company partners with the educational charity First Book and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. 😍 We LOVE seeing kids with their new books! Thank you for the picture! We’re so happy our partnership with dd’s DISCOUNTS helped you expand your library! #bookstokids https://t.co/DYL3491dyJ — First Book (@FirstBook) November 20, 2017 Examples of dd’s Discounts DD’s discount!! They have such amazing bras there for the low @dedetx, March, 2018 You know your hood seen better days when a dd's discount moves in @ScissorsOrSwans, January, 2018 Coming in June, dd's Discounts, an off-price retailer and subsidiary of Ross Stores, will open its doors in the retail plaza on Governor Printz Blvd. Jeff Neiburg, News Journal, March, 2018 SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses dd’s Discounts? Many shoppers love the value they get at dd’s Discounts. So my apple headphones broke so I bought these lil $7 headphones at DD’s discounts and 🗣 tell me why, they are fire!!! Like I can legit feel the music all over my body with bass y toda la cosa — Bryan (@BryanTamayo258) November 15, 2017 In Heaven!!! Y’all know I love a good bargain shop!!! — at dd’s DISCOUNTS https://t.co/3tNrHsfYqU — ★Diva★ (@the_DivaDior) May 2, 2018 Others, however, mock dd’s Discounts as selling cheap goods and tacky clothing to poor people, ridicule which can have undertones of classism. I’d rather get a painting w/ a frame from DD’s Discounts for $10 https://t.co/3wOzhkPFoZ — Jesse Pinkman (@_crism34) May 19, 2017 Shopping at dd’s DISCOUNTS again eh? https://t.co/Xb1wOdbrXx — Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) January 25, 2018 Woooo shit. She had a whole lotta nerve to talk about “ugly” while wearing that DD’s Discounts ass suit. https://t.co/AhMlYlpFEs — Unfuckwittable (@MsReyda) May 3, 2018 Just Added Baader-Meinhof phenomenon, trigger law, bystander effect, CSI effect, Streisand effect Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of dd’s Discounts like most terms we define on Dictionary.com, but is rather an informal word summary that hopefully touches upon the key aspects of the meaning and usage of dd’s Discounts that will help our users expand their word mastery.