bring home the bacon

Verb1.bring home the bacon - attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
2.bring home the bacon - supply means of subsistence; earn a living; "He provides for his large family by working three jobs"; "Women nowadays not only take care of the household but also bring home the bacon"
Synonyms: provide
accomplish, achieve, act, arrive, assay, attain, attempt, bring off, carry off, clear, come through, deliver the goods, essay, get in, go far, hit, hit the jackpot, luck out, make it, manage, nail, nail down, negociate, pan out, pass, peg, pull off, reach, run, seek, succeed, try, win, work
Brine fly
Brine gauge
Brine pan
Brine pit
Brine pump
brine shrimp
Brine spring
Brinell number
bring about
bring around
bring back
bring down
bring forth
bring forward
bring home
-- bring home the bacon --
bring in
bring off
bring on
bring oneself
bring out
bring outside
bring round
bring through
bring to
bring to bear
bring together
bring up
bring X to its knees
Bringer in
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