cut-rate sale

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cut-rate sale an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices "they held a sale to reduce their inventory","I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
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Usage

In literature:

To add to my troubles Stigler advertised a cut-rate sale on garden seeds!
"Dawson Black: Retail Merchant" by Harold Whitehead
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In news:

Annuity sales continued to decline during the third quarter, driven by a low-interest -rate environment that has companies cutting back on benefits and increasing prices, which affects customers' demand for the financial product.
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