Made of Money:
Someone with lots of money.
I can't afford that. I'm not made of money!
Make Ends Meet:
Using all the money you earn on your bills and having no money left.
I'm just trying to make ends meet, but it's tough in this economy.
Make Something Up:
Lie, be dishonest, fabricate.
Person A: What are you gonna tell your parents?
Person B: I don't know...I'll just make something up.
Meet Me Halfway:
Compromise to agree.
Listen, you want $9, but I'm offering $5. Let's meet halfway at $7.
Mercury is falling:
It is getting colder.
When the mercury falls I tend to stay inside and stay warm with a cup of tea.
When people say something that is nonsense or that you really disagree with.
That’s a bunch of mumbo jumbo. The president isn’t trying to destroy the country!
Mum's the word:
Don’t talk about this. Keep quiet.
“Hey! About my secret…mum’s the word, ok?”