dig (deep) into (one's) pocket(s)

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dig (deep) into (one's) pocket(s)

To spend a lot of one's money. We had to dig deep into our pockets after our construction budget ballooned beyond what we had planned.
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This is unfair because I have to dig into my pocket and spare my sleep,' one driver said.
They want me to dig into my pocket to the tune of pounds 150 or pounds 200 to turn up for a government publicity stunt.
For war stamps, too, those signs of thrift, I dig into my pocket,