One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Do whatever may be necessary to acquire something greatly desired.‘I'm gonna get the money to buy Casey's ring, even if I have to beg, borrow, or steal’
- ‘It was issued to the Union troops starting with breakfast, and it was consumed in heroic quantities by every soldier who could beg, borrow, or steal a keg.’
- ‘Tickets won't be easy to come by but whether you have to beg, borrow, or steal, you don't want to miss these two games.’
- ‘As the pool of accounting students shrinks, employers scramble to beg, borrow, or steal entry-level finance staffers.’
- ‘Perhaps Americans are more willing to beg, borrow, or steal ideas that work than Europeans are.’
- ‘The women and seniors should beg, borrow, or steal in order to incorporate some of those ideas.’
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