tirar manteca al techo*

* to throw butter to the ceiling

Spanish Argentina

Expression USED Very frequently BY Adults

To waste money, to spend too much on something, often to show others how much money you have.

"¿Pudiste cobrar la plata? ¡Estás para tirar manteca al techo!"

"Were you able to cash the money? You could throw butter to the ceiling!"

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