What is another word for gold rush?

47 synonyms found


[ ɡˈə͡ʊld ɹˈʌʃ], [ ɡˈə‍ʊld ɹˈʌʃ], [ ɡ_ˈəʊ_l_d ɹ_ˈʌ_ʃ]

Synonyms for Gold rush:

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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