in the money

idiom

1
US : among the top three finishers in a race (such as a horse race)
Whatever horse I bet on, it never finishes in the money.
2
informal : having lots of money
They struggled for many years but now they're in the money.

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“In the money.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20money. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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