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Syllabification: side·grade
Pronunciation: /ˈsīdɡrād/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of sidegrade in English:


A marketing incentive aimed at persuading a consumer to switch to a competitor’s product: a competitive sidegrade to Canvas or CorelDraw


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Switch to a competitive product: I’d prefer to sidegrade to Windows Media Player 10 at some point

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