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Meaning of “bring home the bacon” in the English Dictionary

"bring home the bacon" in British English

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bring home the bacon

informal to ​earnmoney for a ​family to ​live on: I can't ​sit around all ​day - someone's got to bring ​home the ​bacon.
(Definition of bring home the bacon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bring home the bacon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 养家糊口…
in Chinese (Traditional) 養家糊口…
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