make one's bread

зарабатывать на жизнь

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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  • make one's bread — earn a living …   English contemporary dictionary

  • make one's communion — receive bread and wine that has been consecrated at a Eucharist, as a sacramental, spiritual, or symbolic act of receiving the presence of Christ …   Useful english dictionary

  • earn one's bread — make a living, earn a living …   English contemporary dictionary

  • win one's bread — earn money, make a living, support oneself financially …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To make one's manners — Manner Man ner, n. [OE. manere, F. mani[ e]re, from OF. manier, adj., manual, skillful, handy, fr. (assumed) LL. manarius, for L. manuarius belonging to the hand, fr. manus the hand. See {Manual}.] 1. Mode of action; way of performing or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • buttered on both sides, want one's bread —  Make unreasonable demand or request …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • know which side one's bread is buttered on — know who can help one and try to please him, know what is good for oneself He is careful not to make his boss angry. He knows which side his bread is buttered on …   Idioms and examples

  • bread — breadless, adj. breadlessness, n. /bred/, n. 1. a kind of food made of flour or meal that has been mixed with milk or water, made into a dough or batter, with or without yeast or other leavening agent, and baked. 2. food or sustenance; livelihood …   Universalium

  • Make Poverty History — White Band redirects here. For the disease, see white band disease. Make Poverty History is the name of a campaign that exists in a number of countries, including Australia, Canada, Denmark , Finland, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Romania, the… …   Wikipedia

  • ONE Campaign — Motto The Campaign to Make Poverty History Formation May 16, 2004 Type Development Advocacy …   Wikipedia

  • Bread roll — Bread rolls at a bakery German style bread rolls A …   Wikipedia


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