What is another word for gold rush?
[ ɡˈə͡ʊld ɹˈʌʃ], [ ɡˈəʊld ɹˈʌʃ], [ ɡ_ˈəʊ_l_d ɹ_ˈʌ_ʃ]
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Synonyms for Gold rush:
n.• act (noun)
- strip mining,
- slag heap,
- coal mining,
- conflict diamonds,
- coal mine,
- coal miner,
- strip mine,
- mother lode.
How to use "Gold rush" in context?
-The infamous and alluring prospect of finding gold in the wild was what brought many people to the Klondike region in 1896.
-Given that a $20 gold piece could buy a cow in 1896, it was no wonder that so many prospectors were entranced by the idea of striking it rich.
-It is estimated that between 200,000 and 250,000 people went to the Klondike region in search of gold during the gold rush, with many succeeding in becoming millionaires.
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