make a killing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “make a killing” in the English Dictionary

"make a killing" in British English

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make a killing

informal to ​earn a lot of ​money in a ​shorttime and with little ​effort: They made a killing with the ​sale of ​their London ​house.
(Definition of make a killing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “make a killing”
in Chinese (Simplified) (短时间内轻易地)获得暴利,发大财…
in Chinese (Traditional) (短時間內輕易地)獲得暴利,發大財…
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