costar el oro y el moro


costar el oro y el moro
(v.) = cost + the earth, cost + an arm and a leg, cost + a pretty penny, cost + a fortune
Ex. The article is entitled 'Athena: a Windows-based library system that does not cost the earth'.
Ex. Mishaps can cost an arm and a leg without insurance cover.
Ex. In particular, site mirroring can cost a pretty penny because it essentially duplicates a company's network architecture and needs.
Ex. Cheese on the other hand costs a fortune even if you make it yourself, unless you own a goat or a cow.
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(v.) = cost + the earth, cost + an arm and a leg, cost + a pretty penny, cost + a fortune

Ex: The article is entitled 'Athena: a Windows-based library system that does not cost the earth'.

Ex: Mishaps can cost an arm and a leg without insurance cover.
Ex: In particular, site mirroring can cost a pretty penny because it essentially duplicates a company's network architecture and needs.
Ex: Cheese on the other hand costs a fortune even if you make it yourself, unless you own a goat or a cow.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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