Flashcards in The Wealthy Barber Deck (4)
Fig. a great deal of money
I would like to buy a nice watch, but I don't want to pay a **** for it.
It's a lovely house. I bet it cost a ***.
(To pay an amount as large as one might have to pay to get back a king held for ransom.
a tour of bars or public houses (usually taking one drink at each stop)
Fig. to cause someone to be interested in something and to be eager to have, know, learn, etc.
if an experience *** for something, it makes them want more of it
whet someone's appetite