Idiom: 'Feather your own nest'

What does 'Feather your own nest' mean?

Meaning: If someone feathers their own nest, they use their position or job for personal gain.


Idioms similar to 'Feather your own nest'


All idioms have been editorially reviewed, and submitted idioms may have been edited for correctness and completeness.

If you have a question about idioms, ask us about it in our Idioms Discussion Forum.

If you know of an idiom that you would like to be listed here, please use our online form to suggest an idiom.

See also: