Idiom: Know which side one's bread is buttered on
Meaning: If you know which side one's bread is buttered on, you know where your interests lie and will act accordingly to protect or further them.Country: International English | Subject Area: Food and Eating | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Get out of bed on the wrong side
- Best thing since sliced bread
- Seamy side
- Other side of the coin
- Bread and butter
- Thorn in your side
- Look on the bright side
- Time is on my side
- Quarrel with bread and butter
- On the flip side
- Grass may be greener on the other side but it's just as hard to mow
- Born on the wrong side of the blanket
- Bread and circuses
- Born on the wrong side of the tracks
- The grass is greener on the other side of the fence
- Half a loaf is better than no bread
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