tighten one's belt -> σφίγγω το ζωνάρι, σφίγγω τη ζώνη, περιορίζω τις δαπάνες, ξοδεύω λιγότερα

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tighten one's belt=σφίγγω τη ζώνη, περιορίζω τις δαπάνες
« Last Edit: 15 Jan, 2012, 13:01:57 by crystal »


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tighten one's belt
Fig. to manage to spend less money; to use less of something. (See also take one's belt in (a notch).) Things are beginning to cost more and more. It looks like we'll all have to tighten our belts. Times are hard, and prices are high. I can tighten my belt for only so long.
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