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What does on a shoestring mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

on a shoestring

The phrase on a shoestring is an idiomatic expression.

If you do something on a shoestring, you do it with a very small amount of money.


1. The property was bought on a shoestring budget.
2. They lived on a shoestring for years.
3. John started his new business on a shoestring budget.

This idiom is in the clothes category

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