cheap as chips

(as) cheap as chips

Very inexpensive. Primarily heard in UK. Oh, you could definitely afford an apartment in my building—the rent is cheap as chips.
See also: cheap, chip

cheap as chips

extremely inexpensive. British informal
2003 Croydon Guardian Sutton Arena is ‘cheap as chips’, with athletics sessions costing as little as 80p, according to the borough's leisure boss.
See also: cheap, chip
References in periodicals archive ?
Here's our Cheap As Chips pick of some of the best places to sit in when you fancy a few chips - coupled with customer verdicts on TripAdvisor where they are already registered.
The teenage son of bestselling thriller writer RJ Ellory is rightly fond of this chippy, which has turned my Cheap as Chips cuttings into an art gallery-style display.
Contract Awarded for Providing Australian discount retail chain, Cheap as Chips, with its storage network solution across three states.
Cheap as Chips will implement DataCore s SANsymphony software to manage its storage network in its 30 stores across South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
HUNGRY customers looking to beat the credit crunch are heading to one takeaway where the food is cheap as chips.
THE shopping experience might not be too luxurious and the goods are cheap as chips.
My compensation was seeing a Cheap as Chips shrine on the wall.
Cheap as Chips writer GRAHAM YOUNG has been reviewing the best and worst chippies across the West Midlands since 2005, armed with his trusty in-car scales and a thermometer.
WHEN Cheap as Chips launched in October, 2005 it had just two rules.
They then display their four and five star Cheap as Chips reviews like badges of honour for customers to read while they queue up.
Graham Young, Cheap as Chips, Birmingham Mail February 17, 2006 "PRECIOUS few high street chippies have won five stars since this column launched in October 2005 but Dovehouse scored again 12 months on" Graham Young, Cheap as Chips, Birmingham Mail February 9, 2007 "MY THIRD visit to Dovehouse in five years earns a hat-trick of five-star ratings.
After eight years of my potato odyssey, I had a Cheap as Chips first - price deflation.
I WRITE in connection with the Cheap As Chips article by Graham Young in the Birmingham Mail (July 15).
I REALLY enjoy the Thursday Food and Drink section in the Birmingham Mail, particularly the Cheap As Chips column.
Write to: Cheap as Chips, Features Dept, Birmingham Mail, PO Box 78, Weaman St, Birmingham B4 6AY or email grahamyoung@mrn.