cut-rate sale

noun
an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices
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they held a sale to reduce their inventory

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I got some great bargains at their annual sale

Syn: ↑sale, ↑sales event
Hypernyms: ↑occasion
Hyponyms:

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cut-rate — ☆ cut rate [kut′rāt΄ ] adj. 1. available at a lower price or rate; cheap 2. offering cut rate goods or services * * * cut rate (kŭtʹrātʹ) adj. Sold or on sale at a reduced price: cut rate goods. * * * …   Universalium

  • cut\ rate — I. noun A lower price; a price less than usual. Toys are on sale at the store for cut rates. II. adj Sold for a price lower than usual; selling cheap things. If you buy cut rate things, be sure they are good quality first. John s brother bought a …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cut rate(1) — {n.} A lower price; a price less than usual. * /Toys are on sale at the store for cut rates./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cut rate(1) — {n.} A lower price; a price less than usual. * /Toys are on sale at the store for cut rates./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cut-rate — adjective Offered for sale or rent at a lower than usual rate …   Wiktionary

  • cut-price — (chiefly N. Amer. also cut rate) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ for sale at a reduced price; cheap …   English terms dictionary

  • sale — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Transfer for money Nouns 1. sale, selling, disposal, merchandising, deaccession; telemarketing; auction, vendue, market, custom, barter; business; salesmanship; vendibility, vendibleness, salability;… …   English dictionary for students

  • cut-price — (N. Amer. also cut rate) adjective for sale at a reduced price; cheap …   English new terms dictionary

  • fire sale — noun 1. a sale of assets at very low prices typically when the seller faces bankruptcy • Hypernyms: ↑sale, ↑cut rate sale, ↑sales event 2. a sale of merchandise supposedly damaged by fire • Hypernyms: ↑sale, ↑cut rate sale, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • yard sale — noun an outdoor sale of used personal or household items held on the seller s premises • Syn: ↑garage sale • Hypernyms: ↑sale, ↑cut rate sale, ↑sales event * * * noun : garage sale …   Useful english dictionary

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