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Meaning of “gold rush” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of gold rush from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gold rush" in Business English

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gold rushnoun [S]

uk   us  
a ​situation in which a lot of ​peopletry to take ​advantage of an ​opportunity because they have heard that they might make a lot of ​money: Venture ​capitalists helped ​companies like Amazon and Netscape ​raisebillions during the ​Internetgoldrush.
(Definition of gold rush from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gold rush”
in Chinese (Simplified) 淘金热(指涌向新采金地的热潮)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 淘金熱(指湧向新採金地的熱潮)…
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