from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. In a cheap manner; without expending much money.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. At a small price; at a low value; in a common or inferior manner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a cheap manner; at a small price; at a low cost: as, “cheaply bought,”
- At a low estimate of value; as of little value or importance; with depreciation or disesteem.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in a cheap manner
- adv. in a stingy manner
- adv. with little expenditure of money
Catharine the Great earned her title cheaply, her patent of greatness being due to the fact that she had the judgment to select great generals and a great minister and the wisdom to cling to them.
The obvious model for why entrepeneurs can't reinforce class norms cheaply is Becker + Schelling -- people have multiple selves, whose interests often do not coincide (eg, a dieter tempted by a piece of cake).
The guy who says he can do it easily and cheaply is bound to be lying.
The great part about my harebrained scheme to really get politicians on board about providing more energy more cheaply is that doing so * will also address the most pressing concerns of enviornmentalists* while allowing people to maintain and actually raise their standards of living.
The reason Wal-Mart can sell guns so cheaply is because they order wholesale and get major discounts from the firearms manufacturers.
However, this business of people making their own movies cheaply is exciting, and not just for SF.
A second reason why housing has recently been built more cheaply is to allow for the cost of the cars required to make fringe suburban housing work.
Even if Iran had a bomb, it is hard to see how they could be more dangerous than Communist China, which has lots of such bombs, and whose Walmart stores are a clever ruse to wipe out the middle class American family through funneling in cheaply made Chinese goods.
These allow you to make and receive phone calls cheaply over the Internet.
An Internet phone, or an adapter that lets you make phone calls cheaply over the Internet.