(intransitive, adverb) (US & Canadian, informal) to take the cheapest option; try to do something as cheaply as possible
adjective Inexpensive and inferior: ten million pair of cheapshit jeans without any labels on them (1970s+)
noun 1. a covert, unsportsmanlike, and illegal act of deliberate roughness, especially in football, often calculated to injure an opponent. 2. any mean or unsportsmanlike remark or action, especially one directed at a defenseless or vulnerable person. modifier : some dirtymouth comedian who made cheap-shot race jokes noun phrase (also shot) A malicious insult or […]
- Cheap-shot artist
noun A person who takes cheap shots: Immigrant bashing is a handy charge for cheap-shotters and fear-mongers ( first form 1960s+, second 1970s+)
[cheep-sahyd] /ˈtʃipˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a district and thoroughfare in London, England.