earn (one's) crust

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earn (one's) crust

To do work of any kind for a living; to earn money by some means. No, working in a canning factory isn't exactly glamorous, but I've got to earn my crust somehow. I hear Janet is earning her crust with an investment firm in Tokyo now.
See also: crust, earn
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Come on Clr Pinnock, earn your crust and tell us all.
So come on Barry Sheerman and Kali Mountford don't wring your hands over this by making a few feeble protests, earn your crust and put a stop to these plans.