have money to burn


have money to burn
to have a lot of money and spend large amounts on things that are not necessary.

Christine's new boyfriend seems to have money to burn. He's always buying her extravagant gifts.


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  • have money to burn — phrase used for saying that you think someone is spending too much money on things they do not need Thesaurus: words used to describe spending behaviourhyponym to buy somethingsynonym Main entry: money * * * have money to ˈburn idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • have money to burn — See: MONEY TO BURN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have money to burn — See: MONEY TO BURN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have\ money\ to\ burn — See: money to burn …   Словарь американских идиом

  • have money to burn — used for saying that you think someone is spending too much money on things they do not need …   English dictionary

  • money to burn — If someone is very rich, they have money to burn …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • money to burn —    If someone is very rich, they have money to burn.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    People who have money to burn have so much money that they can spend it on anything they want.     A leather jacket is no problem for Sarah. She s got… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • money to burn — {n. phr.}, {informal} Very much money, more than is needed. * /Dick s uncle died and left him money to burn./ * /When Joe is twenty one he will have money to burn./ * /Jean is looking for a husband with money to burn./ Compare: MADE OF MONEY …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • money to burn — {n. phr.}, {informal} Very much money, more than is needed. * /Dick s uncle died and left him money to burn./ * /When Joe is twenty one he will have money to burn./ * /Jean is looking for a husband with money to burn./ Compare: MADE OF MONEY …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • money\ to\ burn — n. phr. informal Very much money, more than is needed. Dick s uncle died and left him money to burn. When Joe is twenty one he will have money to burn. Jean is looking for a husband with money to burn. Compare: made of money …   Словарь американских идиом