Tag: Money

  • To go from rags to riches

    To go from rags to riches

    Idiom: To go from rags to riches Meaning To go from being poor to having a lot of money. go from being very poor to being very wealthy be very poor in the beginning then later become very rich go from poverty to wealth Examples “Actor Jim Carrey went from rags to riches. At one […]

  • Pay an arm and a leg for something

    Pay an arm and a leg for something

    Idiom: Pay an arm and a leg for something Meaning To pay a lot of money for something. You can also say that something “costs an arm and a leg.” a very large amount of money To pay an exorbitant amount of money for something. Examples “The price of chocolate has doubled. I nearly paid an arm and a leg for a small […]