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Synonyms for bread and butter
bread and but·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. support, keep, livelihood, living, bread and butter, sustenancenoun

    the financial means whereby one lives

    "each child was expected to pay for their keep"; "he applied to the state for support"; "he could no longer earn his own livelihood"

    Synonyms:
    support, backup, supporting, reinforcement, sustainment, backing, funding, nutrition, nutriment, financial support, keep, accompaniment, alimentation, reenforcement, victuals, life, hold, dungeon, musical accompaniment, maintenance, aliment, sustenance, animation, donjon, sustentation, living, upkeep, financial backing, documentation, nourishment, livelihood, aliveness

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  1. Josh Novell:

    We're really pleased to be back, these months are our bread and butter. The sun was out over the Easter weekend and normally we would be jumping up and down excited about that.

  2. Daniel Ives:

    Ride sharing remains the bread and butter for Uber and Lyft with some dark days ahead as lockdowns remain around the world.

  3. Virginia Brown:

    Our bread and butter is drafting that legislation and getting it through the legislative process.

  4. Alabama GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions:

    It’s just a mainstream plan that politicians have been promising to do for 30 years, these are things that are bread-and-butter basics.

  5. Joseph Ledinh:

    In the beginning, you think you’re going to be designing the coolest car, but I got put on the Honda Accord, working on that project, however, I understood it’s their bread and butter. You can’t design a product so outrageous that only five people buy it. You need 5,000 -- or 500,000.


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