the golden goose

noun

Definition of the golden goose

: something that is a very good source of money or business The city's leaders don't want to do anything that could kill the golden goose of tourism.

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“The golden goose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20golden%20goose. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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