Meaning of “make a hole in sth” in the English Dictionary

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"make a hole in sth" in British English

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make a hole in sth


to reduce an amount of money by a lot:

The trip made a big hole in our savings but I'm glad we went.

(Definition of “make a hole in sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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