and that ain't hay

(and) that ain't hay

And that's significant. Often used in reference to an amount of money. He got a $5,000 bonus this year, and that ain't hay.
See also: hay, that

and that ain't hay

AMERICAN, INFORMAL
People say and that ain't hay after an amount of money to emphasize that it is a large amount. For 13 out of the last 20 years Canadian bonds produced returns of more than 10%, and that ain't hay.
See also: and, hay, that
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Now the ``big bull'' is hungry to feed at the public trough -- big time, and that ain't hay.