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a nice little earner

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha nice little earnera nice little earnerBritish English informalPROFIT something that earns you a lot of money earner
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a nice little earnerBethlehem will always be a nice little earner.That would be a nice little earner for us.With an eye for a nice little earner, Del Trotter dictated his letter of application to chief sports writer Roy Collins.It has become, let's face it, a nice little earner.Some of the nurses found it a nice little earner on top of their poor weekly pay.However worthy his motives, the good doctor is on a nice little earner.
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