worth every penny

worth every penny

Deserving of the money that an item, experience, etc. cost. I was skeptical that we needed such a fancy vacuum, but it does such a great job that I now think it's worth every penny. I have a lot of debt, but if I get this job, my college degree will have been worth every penny!
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But it's worth every penny - I've always had a problem with buying a pair and chucking the other away.
If you're making a profit of PS200million, he's probably worth every penny," said Cockerill.
In the interests of balance, can I mention the tens, if not hundreds, of thousands of pounds 'invested' by men in classic cars - no doubt worth every penny.
Smiles worth every penny ON behalf of all the members of Colne Valley Lions Club can I thank the residents of the Colne Valley and surrounding areas for giving our Santa sleigh collection such a magnificent reception during the weeks leading up to Christmas.
It's one of the biggest sums ever paid for a festival headliner - but the organisers know it will be worth every penny.
And with its indoor swimming pool and cinema room, the diminutive Spaniard will no doubt argue it's worth every penny.
WE SAILED to Douglas with the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company - under three hours, very comfortable and worth every penny.
A source told British magazine Heat that Aniston said it would be worth every penny to cut hours off the flight times.
Such a scheme would be expensive but worth every penny if it stops needless deaths.
Whatever their pay is they are certainly worth every penny.
I absolutely love it, and although it cost a fortune to build, it has been worth every penny.
Certainly one of the more expensive apps you're likely to buy this month, but it's worth every penny.
The 1892 piece, with its shop fronts on one side and the forest of masts on the other, is worth every penny of the pounds 185,000 paid.
Having read the article (February 4) on the results of the survey commisioned by the Gambling Commission, I now realise that the money I pay every year to it is worth every penny.
And it is therefore well worth every penny it receives.