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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To buy less (of something) than one wants or needs.
  • transitive v. To buy at a lower price than a competitor.
  • transitive v. To buy (something) at less than a proper or expected price.
  • intransitive v. To buy less of something than what is wanted or needed.
  • intransitive v. To buy something at a price lower than proper or expected.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To buy at less than the value of.
  • v. To buy at less than the price of another.
  • v. To buy too little.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To buy at less than the real value or worth; to buy cheaper than.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To buy at less than the value. To buy at a lower price than (another).

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From under- +‎ buy.

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