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put your money where your mouth is - definition and synonyms


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phrase informal
  1. used for saying that someone should do something, especially spend money, to show that they mean what they say instead of just talking about it

    The company claims to care about the environment, but it should put its money where its mouth is.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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