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get rich quick

Definition of get rich quick

  1. :  to make a large amount of money quickly



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

richplay
  1. :  having abundant possessions and especially material wealth

    :  having high value or quality

    :  well supplied or endowed

quickplay
  1. :  not dead :  living, alive

    :  acting or capable of acting with speed: as

    :  fast in understanding, thinking, or learning :  mentally agile

  1. :  living beings

    :  a painfully sensitive spot or area of flesh (as that underlying a fingernail or toenail)

    :  the inmost sensibilities

  1. :  in a quick manner


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