if I had a nickel for every time

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Phrase[edit]

if I had a nickel for every time

  1. implying that the situation has happened a lot to the person
    If I had a nickel for every time I've been fired, I'd be rich.

Usage notes[edit]

Nickel may be replaced with other units of currency like dime, quarter or dollar.

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