ain't long enough

ain't long enough

Said of someone or something that is lacking in money or funds. Can we go out to dinner next week? I just ain't long enough right now. I can't pay that much for a concert ticket—my bank account ain’t long enough.
See also: enough, long

ain’t long enough

phr. of a sum of money that isn’t adequate; without adequate funds. (Streets.) I can’t go with you. I ain’t long enough.
See also: enough, long