Definition of make a killing in English:
Have a great financial success: they’re a safe investment, you can make a killing overnight
More example sentences
- The companies and financial advisers involved made a killing from selling these policies - until the consequences began to come to light.
- If a 14-year-old with a Net connection could move markets and make a killing, all that supposed training and experience of financial analysts was an elaborate fiction.
- In the short term, anybody with a view to making a killing will be disappointed.