make a quick buck

make a quick buck
American & Australian, informal to earn money quickly and often in a way that is not honest.

Times are hard - you have to make a fast buck wherever and however you can.


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  • make a quick buck — See: FAST BUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a quick buck — See: FAST BUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a quick buck — make a quick/fast buck ► often DISAPPROVING to earn money quickly and easily, especially by doing something illegal or dishonest: »They re more interested in making a quick buck than helping homeowners find the right loan. Main Entry: ↑buck …   Financial and business terms

  • make a quick buck — mainly American informal to earn money quickly, especially without making much effort All they care about is making a quick buck …   English dictionary

  • make\ a\ quick\ buck — See: fast buck …   Словарь американских идиом

  • make a fast buck — See: FAST BUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a fast buck — See: FAST BUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a fast buck — (informal) To earn some money quickly or easily but not necessarily honestly • • • Main Entry: ↑buck * * * make a fast/quick buck idiom (informal, often disapproving) to earn money quickly and easily • …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a quick buck — …   Useful english dictionary

  • quick buck — If you make some money easily, you make a quick buck …   The small dictionary of idiomes

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