other words for make ends meet
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My poor host and hostess, being unable to make ends meet, were obliged to take in lodgers.
The best thing your cousins can do will be to stay quietly where they are and take in paying guests to make ends meet.
It never succeeded in making ends meet financially, but it did make ends meet politically.
And—and—well, it's hard to make ends meet anyhow these times.
It would be necessary to reduce the consumption of bread by fully a third in order to make ends meet.
Being poor, both parents and children had to work hard and use strict economy to make ends meet.
A life in the colonies would, to me, be very much more pleasant than the struggle to make ends meet here.
We've been poorer than any church mice since, and trying to make ends meet has occupied our attention from that day to this.
It was hard for the father to make ends meet in his native land, and Rupert needed just such help as Hr.
The agricultural laborer, who worked for wages and composed most of the wage- earning population, found it hard to make ends meet.