live paycheck to paycheck

Definition of live paycheck to paycheck


  1. :  to spend all of the money from one paycheck before receiving the next paycheck

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to be alive :  have the life of an animal or plant

    :  to continue alive

    :  to maintain oneself :  subsist

  1. :  having life :  living

    :  existing in fact or reality :  actual

    :  exerting force or containing energy: such as

  1. :  at the actual time of occurrence :  during, from, or at a live production

  1. :  a check in payment of wages or salary

    :  wages, salary

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