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English definition of “strike gold”

strike gold

literary
to win a gold medal in a sports competition: She is the favourite to strike gold in the 400 metres hurdles.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated to make large profits or to become rich: A few lucky people have struck gold by investing in this company.Wealthiness and wealthy
(Definition of strike gold from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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