cash cow noun
: someone or something that makes a lot of money for a business, organization, etc.
: a consistently profitable business, property, or product whose profits are used to finance a company's investments in other areas
: one regarded or exploited as a reliable source of money <a singer deemed a cash cow for the record label>
Examples of CASH COW
- The football team was a cash cow for the university.
- The movie studio saw the actress as a cash cow.
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Rhymes with CASH COW
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