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cost a pretty pennyTo be expensive.
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pay the freightTo bear the cost.
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hiding to nothingA situation in which victory has little or no value, but defeat has a huge cost.
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at a lossBelow the cost or price of purchase.
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bang for the buckEfficiency; cost-effectiveness; value.
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double-edged swordA benefit that is also a liability, or that carries some significant but non-obvious cost or risk.
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f** someone overTo exploit somebody in a way which result in an advantage to oneself, at the cost of the other party gaining a considerable disadvantage.
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free rideAn opportunity or benefit which has no cost, especially one enjoyed or undertaken at the expense of others.
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go dutchTo pay for one's own food and bills, or split the cost, when eating at a restaurant or going out for entertainment.
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pay the freightTo pay for the cost of transport.
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price is rightThe cost of a thing is reasonable and of good value.
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PunchboardA book-size laminated paper 1'/2 inch thick board with 25 to 200 drilled holes in surface. Holes contain 'accordion-fold', numbered kite-paper which when 'punched-out of board' with small PUNCH-tool may reveal a 'winning-chance number': Winning Numbers posted on board. Variety of Valuable prizes is predetermined by cost of a single 'PUNCH': Win! Box Candy, jewelry, trinkets, appliances, tools, flashlights et al:
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set backTo cost money, as.
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sleeves from one's vestSomething non-existent; something of no value or cost.
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sock-it to em!Hit them hard with the price/cost/details/requirements/hard-facts/negative aspects/Sad Reality:
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spark spreadThe difference between the cost of the fuel required to produce a unit of electricity, and the price of that same unit of electricity.
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