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金食い虫

Kana Reading
かねくいむし
Romaji
kanekuimushi
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    money loser; high-cost, low-return project
    Example sentence
    めったに乗らないヨットなんて金食い虫 It's just throwing money away to have a yacht you rarely use.

Examples of 金食い虫, かねくいむし in a sentence


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