Nest egg

Do you know the English expression “nest egg“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Sarah: Do you have any savings?

Betty: Yes. I’ve been saving a few hundred dollars a month for years. It’s my nest egg.

Does it mean:

a) money saved for the future

b) money to spend soon

c) money in a bank account

d) egg in a nest

The answer is below! ↓

 

Answer: a) money saved for the future