informal Take advantage of or exploit (a situation): the breweries were cashing in on the rediscovered taste for real ales
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- Or do you, like me, feel exploited by big institutions cashing in on the phenomenon?
- The oil companies stress they cannot cash in this profit because they have to replenish stocks.
- Even the city's Resistance Museum is cashing in on the orgy of national pride with its exhibit on Rembrandt in second world war propaganda.
take advantage of, exploit, milk;
make money from, profit from, make a killing from
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