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English definition of “be a licence to print money”

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be a licence to print money

If a company or activity is a licence to print money, it causes people to become very rich without having to make any effort.
Translations of “be a licence to print money”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是聚寶盆,是搖錢樹,是發財的門路…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是聚宝盆,是摇钱树,是发财的门路…
(Definition of be a licence to print money from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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