Bread and Butter

What Does "Bread and Butter" Mean?

"Bread and butter" is an English idiom. It means "a main source of income or livelihood; the basic sustenance or means of support."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "bread and butter" used in a sentence:

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