someone's ship comes in

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Definition of someone's ship comes in

used to refer to becoming successful or wealthy When his ship comes in he will pay his debts.She's still waiting for her ship to come in.

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“Someone's ship comes in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/someone%27s%20ship%20comes%20in. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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