Definitions for el cheapoˌɛl ˈtʃi poʊ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
el cheap•oˌɛl ˈtʃi poʊ(n.)
Slang. a stingy person.
Category: Status (usage)
Origin of el cheapo:
var of cheapo
A mock-honorific title given to a particular person who is stingy.
A person who is stingy; a cheapskate.
Cheap; inexpensive; of low quality.
Origin: Spanish article el + English cheap + mock-Spanish -o