Tighten (one’s) belt

Do you know the English expression “to tighten (one’s) belt“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Lily: I heard Jackie lost her job.

Kath: Yes, she did. She’ll have to tighten her belt until she finds another one.

Does it mean:

a) spend less money

b) spend more money

c) be optimistic

d) stop being sad

The answer is below!↓

black leather belt

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Answer: a) spend less money