Definition of money pit in English:

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money pit


A major drain on one’s financial resources: like all cars, it’s a money pit
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  • Damage or disrepair can turn a bargain into a money pit.
  • Are big time college sports really a moneymaker for the schools or are they a money pit?
  • England can't do things without them becoming a money pit.

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