strike gold Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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strike gold

literary to ​win a ​gold medal in a ​sportscompetition: She is the ​favourite to strike ​gold in the 400 ​metreshurdles. to make ​largeprofits or to ​becomerich: A few ​luckypeople have ​struckgold by ​investing in this ​company.
(Definition of strike gold from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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