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To tighten one's belt


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To reduce one's expense due to shortage of money or income.

Sample Usage

1.Ravi had to tighten his belt when he lost his job.
2.Due to inflation, the common people are compelled to tighten their belts.
3.During famine, the villagers hat to tighten their belts.


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