Tighten your belt 勒緊褲腰帶
- 2014年 5月 6日
短語 to tighten your belt 的意思是勒緊褲腰帶，節衣縮食，因為你的經濟情況不如以前那樣好了。
Since I started working part-time instead of full-time, I've had to tighten my belt.
Celebrating Christmas is going to cost us a lot of money - so we're all going to have to tighten our belts afterwards.
如果一個人不喜歡花錢，吝嗇的話，那麼我們可以用 tight 這個詞來形容他。
My brother is so tight; all he bought me for my birthday was a cheap pair of socks!