beyond the means of

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Definition of beyond the means of

: unaffordable by He enjoys a style of living that is beyond the means of all but the wealthiest people.

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“Beyond the means of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beyond%20the%20means%20of. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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