cheaply
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (for little money)
a. barato
I got the car very cheaply.Compré el coche muy barato.
b. a bajo precio
Factories in China can make these products very cheaply.Las fábricas en China pueden hacer estos productos a muy bajo precio.
c. económicamente (to live or eat)
Foreigners retire here because they can live cheaply.Los extranjeros se jubilan aquí porque pueden vivir económicamente.
2. (in bad taste)
a. con vulgaridad
Leila was a pretty girl but she dressed cheaply.Leila era una chica bonita pero se vestía con vulgaridad.
b. de modo chabacano
The program needs to cover these events tastefully and not cheaply as has happened in the past.El programa debe cubrir estos acontecimientos con buen gusto y no de modo chabacano como ha ocurrido en el pasado.
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cheaply
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. barato
to live cheaplyvivir con poco dinero
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cheaply [ˈtʃiːplɪ]
adverb
[+buy, sell] barato; a bajo precio; [+produce goods] a bajo precio; [+live, eat, decorate, furnish] con poco dinero
two can live as cheaply as one dos pueden vivir por el mismo dinero que uno
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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