suck (someone or something) dry

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suck (someone or something) dry

To take all of the resources that another person or thing has available. This phrase is often applied to money. Paying for my kids' education is just sucking me dry. I hope I'll still be able to afford retirement some day! Overhead costs are sucking our business dry. We need to come up with a different way of doing things.
See also: dry, suck
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This is the first time Otile has spoken about their whirlwind romance since the nasty public breakup, where Vera accused him of being a f*ckboy out to suck her dry financially.