(one's) bottom dollar(redirected from my bottom dollar)
(one's) bottom dollar
1. The last dollar one has available to spend. I put my bottom dollar on that bet. If I lose this one, that'll be the end of my Vegas run. Sorry, dude, I can't loan you anything—I spend my bottom dollar on that sandwich.
2. A certainty that something will happen or be true. (Used almost exclusively in the phrase "bet (one's) bottom dollar.") I lost my umbrella, so you can bet your bottom dollar that it will rain tomorrow! Oh, I'd bet my bottom dollar that Kevin will be late tonight—he's never on time!
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one’s bottom dollar
n. one’s last dollar. (see also bet one’s bottom dollar.) I’m down to my bottom dollar. How about a little loan?
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