Definition of money tree in English:

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money tree

noun

US
1A source of easily obtained or unlimited money: I knew how to shake the money tree
More example sentences
  • Today's article demonstrates his facility in exploiting the criminal misconduct of others to shake the money tree.
  • Eight competitive comics will shake the money tree for a shot at the $100 as they search for the audience giggle spot.
  • Artmakers typically assemble funding from a variety of sources, creating a money tree which, like a delicate house of cards, can collapse if one of the key components is missing.
1.1A real or artificial tree to which people attach paper money, especially as a gift or donation.

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Syllabification: mon·ey tree

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