Definition of 'an arm and a leg'
Example sentences containing 'an arm and a leg'
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Large houses cost an arm and a leg to maintain. The Sun (2012)Will they cost an arm and a leg? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Soon hotels will be discounting heavily and plumbers will not cost an arm and a leg. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It may save pennies but such pranks cost an arm and a leg in public relations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Chances are they will cost an arm and a leg. The Sun (2011)But not all of his investments have cost an arm and a leg. The Sun (2013)Alternative spots can only be found many blocks from the stadium and usually cost an arm and a leg. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)That dedication cost him an arm and a leg in a horrifying bomb blast in Iraq. The Sun (2006)Good sound needn't cost you an arm and a leg. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But blueberries cost an arm and a leg, as do cherries and raspberries. The Sun (2008)It's cost us an arm and a leg. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And if you do find one, the chances are it will cost an arm and a leg. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It still would have cost an arm and a leg to get a round in down there when it came to charging the glasses. The Sun (2013)A cable to Europe costs an arm and a leg. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)We're having ours done at the moment and it's costing an arm and a leg. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Where is the building that is airtight and beautifully engineered, yet doesn't cost an arm and a leg? Times, Sunday Times (2006)It costs an arm and a leg - sometimes literally - but the call of the mountains is utterly irresistible. The Sun (2008)I say yeah, it cost me an arm and a leg '. The Sun (2013)IT costs an arm and a leg to watch local teams, so supporting England abroad must cost a fortune. The Sun (2012)
Definition of an arm and a leg from the Collins English Dictionary
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