What does 'Talk is cheap' mean?
Meaning: It's easy to talk about something but harder to actually do it.
Contributor: Rhonda Banford
Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- On the cheap
- Cheap shot
- Pep talk
- Talk your arm off
- Talk of the town
- Walk the talk
- Talk shop
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