phrases for people love money?
Anyone get some goods idioms meaning somebody just concern about money???
- 匿名7 年 前最佳解答
Idioms for people just concerned about money
a miser, cheapskate, snipe-snout, penny pincher, piker, scrooge, skinflint, money grubber, tightarse or tightwad - a person who is reluctant to spend money
tight-fisted - ungenerous with money
penny-pinching - extreme care in spending money
2012-10-28 05:10:39 補充：
Some money idioms in this reference: http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabulary/moneyidioms....資料來源： http://www.quotations.me.uk/famous-idioms/206-tigh... http://www.thefreedictionary.com/penny-pinching http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabulary/moneyidioms.... http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabulary/moneyidioms....
- TOMING88Lv 77 年 前
Earn money=She barely earns enough money to live on ,worser than her daughter's life in China!
Save money=We're not going on holiday this year---just to the country park!
Spend money=I spent(past tense spend) so much money this year I can't afford to do any charity!
Borrow money=Maybe you could borrow some money from the HKBank to pay for your debt?
He's making a lot of money from his computer games after studying Computer Science.
Put money on a race of horse-racing Jockey Club=risking money on the result of a race,hoping to win a house!
Pay good money for=I paid good money for that i-pod6,so it should last forever!
Be rolling stone in money=They're always going on vacation,they must be rolling stone in Money!
Get your money's worth=eg. At that price you want to make sure you get your money's worth at the DR clinic!!!!!!!!!!
Money doesn't grow on trees=They should not waste money on DR clinic!
Marry (into) money=to marry someone whose family is rich. eg A HKU student marries a rich lady!
Money-changer sometimes is unofficially.
Money-grabbing is to get money by unfair or dishonest methods in Chinese market place stalls!
Money-lender whose buz is to lend money to people at very high rates if Interest!(seen on newspapers)
Money-spinner eg The hotel's a real moneyspinner in the Summer months in HK!
2012-10-27 21:45:03 補充：
Blackmailers flourish on hush-money to prevent a shameful sex secret being revealed.Pin-Money for feminine in the Middle Ages.
2012-10-28 12:25:37 補充：
In a global economy,the only way to maintain a competitive edge is to lead the world in innovation.
Investor invest means put money into a buz in order to make money.Li lent him several dollars to help rescue his bankrupt textile.
2012-10-28 13:00:52 補充：
money-grubber n, a person who saves or amasses money in sordid ways.
money-matter,n, an affair involving money.
do not deductm 50 from my marks.