Definition of “throw good money after bad” - English Dictionary

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“throw good money after bad” in British English

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throw good money after bad

to waste money by spending more money on something you have already spent money on that is no good:

Trying to fix that old car would just be throwing good money after bad.

(Definition of “throw good money after bad” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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