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Definition of Cheapish
1. somewhat cheap [adj]
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Literary usage of Cheapish
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1. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1852)
"Is invited in by his old servant, St. Christopher. Walks in like a great lout, looking sheepish and cheapish ; takes a mug, bows awkwardly, and exclaiming, ..."
2. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1905)
"... none of the cheapish goods that careful housekeepers wouldn't have at any price—but worthy, desirable, high-grade goods, at very decisive reductions, ..."
3. The Bookworm: An Illustrated Treasury of Old-time Literature (1890)
"... they saw a great many cheapish books were held together in this way. It had many disadvantages, and not least that it left ugly brown patches on the ..."
4. The American Educational Monthly for the School and the Family (1866)
"... and ses I : ' Say, won't yer have a strawberry and a roasted chesnut to wash them are big words down ?' Well, the young feller looked cheapish, ..."