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挥金如土
Pinyin
huī jīn rú tǔ
English
spend money like water
Explanation
Meaning
挥:散。把钱财当成泥土一样挥霍。形容极端挥霍浪费。
Context
宋·周密《齐东野语》卷二:“挥金如土,视官爵如等闲。”
Example
无奈彼时心高气傲,~,直把钱财看得不当东西。 ◎清·李宝嘉《官场现形记》第三十回
Synonyms
挥霍无度、穷奢极侈
Antonyms
省吃俭用、节衣缩食、克勤克俭
Grammar
主谓式;作谓语;含贬义
 
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