kill the goose that lays the golden egg Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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kill the goose that lays the golden egg

to ​destroy something that makes a lot of ​money for you
(Definition of kill the goose that lays the golden egg from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “kill the goose that lays the golden egg”
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀鸡取卵, 竭泽而渔…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺雞取卵, 竭澤而漁…
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