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low-budget

[loh-buhj-it] /ˈloʊˈbʌdʒ ɪt/
adjective
1.
made or done on a small or reduced budget; costing relatively little money:
a low-budget film.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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  • However, despite the burst of publicity, the lowbudget project soon collapsed.
Word Origin and History for lowbudget

low-budget

adj.

1939, originally of motion pictures; from low (adj.) + budget (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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