hand over fist (to make money)

 So profitable that one is overwhelmed just taking in the money.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • make money hand over fist — make (or lose or spend) money hand over fist informal make (or lose or spend) money very rapidly * * * make/lose money ˌhand over ˈfist idiom to make/lose money very fast and in large quantities Main entry: ↑moneyidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • make money hand over fist — make/lose money hand over fist ► to make or lose a lot of money very quickly: »Like many Internet companies, they lost money hand over fist at first. Main Entry: ↑money …   Financial and business terms

  • make/lose money hand over fist — ► to make or lose a lot of money very quickly: »Like many Internet companies, they lost money hand over fist at first. Main Entry: ↑money …   Financial and business terms

  • make money hand over fist — If you make money hand over fist, you make a lot of money without any difficulty …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • make (or lose or spend) money hand over fist — informal make (or lose or spend) money very rapidly. → hand …   English new terms dictionary

  • make money hand over fist — ► make (or lose or spend) money hand over fist informal make (or lose or spend) money very rapidly. Main Entry: ↑hand …   English terms dictionary

  • hand over fist — if you make or lose money hand over fist, you make or lose large amounts of it very quickly. Business was good and we were making money hand over fist …   New idioms dictionary

  • make money hand over fist —    If you make money hand over fist, you make a lot of money without any difficulty.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Hand over fist — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hand over fist — adverb at a tremendous rate made money hand over fist * * * adverb : quickly and in large amounts began to make money hand over fist * * * hand over fist With steady and rapid gain • • • Main Entry: ↑hand * * * hand over fist …   Useful english dictionary

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