"grist to the mill" Definition

  1. money to the pocket, food to the family; anything which is supposed to add to a man’s immediate prospects, to his income, or to his benefit in any way, is said to “bring GRIST TO THE MILL.”

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Position in the dictionary: 1535 of 4022 slang words.
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