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What does pay good money for something mean?


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pay good money for something

Definition

If you paid good money for something, you paid a substantial amount of money for it. The phrase is used to express dissatisfaction at not receiving full value for your money, or voicing criticism that what you paid for does not really deserve that much cash.

A similar idiom:

Make good money.

Example(s)

I paid good money for these jeans, and I’ve only worn them once.
We paid good money to get the best service.

This idiom is in the money category


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