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bring home the bacon

 
Verb bring home the bacon has 2 senses
  1. succeed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods - attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
    Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
  2. provide, bring home the bacon - supply means of subsistence; earn a living; "He provides for his large family by working three jobs"; "Women nowadays not only take care of the household but also bring home the bacon"
    --2 is one way to support
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
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