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throw money at something

Slang definitions & phrases for throw money at something

throw money at something

verb phrase

To spend extravagant amounts of money in the hope of solving some problem: The answer to the quality of schools is not just to throw money at the problem (1970s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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