cheapo

[chee-poh]
adjective, noun Slang.
Also, el cheapo.


Origin:
1970–75; cheap + -o

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el cheapo

[el chee-poh]
noun
Slang. cheapo.
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cheapo (ˈtʃiːpəʊ)
 
adj, —n , pl cheapos
informal very cheap and possibly shoddy

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Example sentences
My old el-cheapo digital camera is really showing its age.
So why sell a cheapo when there is money to be made.
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