laugh all the way to the bank

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Definition of laugh all the way to the bank

: to make a lot of money especially by doing something that other people thought was foolish or amusing People thought his invention was ridiculous, but now he's laughing all the way to the bank.

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“Laugh all the way to the bank.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laugh%20all%20the%20way%20to%20the%20bank. Accessed 16 Jul. 2020.

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