Break the bank

Break the bank

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms To break the bank means to use up all one’s money. To be ruined financially, exhaust one’s resources. To require more money than is available. 1. Who goes out for wine and cheese without breaking the bank in New York?...
Birthday suit

Birthday suit

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms When someone says they wore a birthday suit, it means they were completely naked. A state of being nude; nakedness. People said to be in their birthday suit are as naked as the day they were born. 1. A: How was your birthday bash? B:...
Under lock and key

Under lock and key

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms To have something under lock and key means that it is securely locked up. To keep safely in a room or container that is locked. In a safe, protected place. 1. My husband keeps his expensive liquor in the basement under lock and key....
End of story

End of story

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms End of story is something that you say when you think that the opinion you have just expressed is correct with no other possible way of thinking about it. All that can be said or reported about something. That completes the story,...
Sell out

Sell out

What does it mean?ExamplesSynonyms To be a sell out means to betray that person by revealing personal information to others in order to receive something. To compromise one’s integrity, morality, authenticity, or principles in exchange for personal gain. Someone...
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