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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bring home the bacon

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bring home the bacon
      v 1: attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise
           succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the
           show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
           [syn: succeed, win, come through, deliver the
           goods] [ant: fail]
      2: supply means of subsistence; earn a living; "He provides for
         his large family by working three jobs"; "Women nowadays
         not only take care of the household but also bring home
         the bacon" [syn: provide]