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金がない, 金が無い, かねがない
Expression, See 金のない
broke, poor, short, skint, having no money
金が嵩む, 借金がかさむ, しゃっきんがかさむ
Expression, Godan verb
to get deeper in debt, to pile up debts
金が手に入る, かねがてにはいる
Expression, Godan verb
to get hold of money
金が金を生む, かねがこをうむ
Expression, Proverb
money begets money
金が物を言う, 金がものを言う, かねがものをいう
Expression, Proverb
money talks
メッキが剥げる, 鍍金が剥げる, メッキがはげる, めっきがはげる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to reveal one's true colors
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