mother lode


Synonyms and Antonyms of mother lode

  1. an abundant source <the university has long been a mother lode of athletic talent, with many alumni joining the rarefied ranks of the professionals> Synonyms argosy, cornucopia, gold mine, mine, treasure trove, wellspringRelated Words armory, repository, stockpot, store, storehouse, treasure-house; cache, hoard, stash; bonanza, Golconda, gravy train, honeypotNear Antonyms black hole, sinkhole

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