someone's ship comes in

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used to refer to becoming successful or wealthyWhen 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 23 Oct. 2020.

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