bargain basement


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bargain basement

sale of old stock at highly discounted prices. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
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Meanwhile us Brits were toiling away working seven 12 hour shifts on either nights or days at bargain basement pay rates.
It's not bargain basement but will brighten up a special room.
The discount fashion chain has earned a loyal following since it first opened in the UK in 1974 with a combination of bargain basement prices and a speedy turnover of fashion-led stock.
The biggest day in the life of the 19-year-old and her 21-year-old groom Christopher May had a bargain basement price tag - but the happy couple didn't mind.
But if they were all concentrated in one area, the way they used to be during the heyday of the bargain basement, the shopper would know where to go to find the good stuff.
Some people think they can save money by performing some of the remodeling tasks themselves or by using home<enter "bargain basement" products such as plumbing fixtures, lighting and paint.
Yeah, the current interest rates are not "bargain basement," but they are still fairly attractive and manageable for most people's budgets.
Despite the bargain basement price, Media Lab researchers claim the scaled down machine can perform all educational computing functions.
Especially as we missed out on the bargain basement item of the year, from St Michael.
ASTON VILLA boss David O'Leary, forced to shop in football's bargain basement, is looking to snap up Portsmouth's Patrik Berger on a free transfer this summer but has competition from Harry Redknapp at Southampton.
Folks can get a hip resurfacing for only $5,000 and a cardiac bypass for the bargain basement price of $6,000 (the latter even includes the cost of air travel).