fast buck

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: buck - quick or easy earnings, "they are traders out to make a fast buck"fast buck - quick or easy earnings, "they are traders out to make a fast buck"
net income, net profit, profit, profits, earnings, lucre, net - the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
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Elliott can strike first with Road To Dubai who ran a fine race to take third behind Fast Buck in a novice hurdle at Galway last week.
Now he's all about making a fast buck, and he thinks he's found a foolproof scheme that may help him get rich quick.
On the best of his form Momus would be entitled to go close, while the most likely winner is Fast Buck, who found only Fakir D'oudairies too good at Cork.
Funds for a healthy punt on Chosen Mate could be gathered in the opener, where Willie Mullins' Fast Buck stands out.
Everyone is chasing a fast buck, a fast woman and another Gin & tonic.
Britain went the private way The way of the fast buck went Britain Privateer's made rich since then Successive governments let us all down The filthy rich in their pig pens 27 billion Norway got last year 2 billion here in the UK You reap what you sow.
We don't want to see Newcastle football team, nor the public, being ruled by "the fast buck".
Wind's no fast buck, Wed, May 27) we should see next year how many are still 'green and keen' as that's when the government intends to increase its investment in off-shore wind farms by reducing the subsidies paid to existing onshore installations and domestic roof top photo-electric arrays and eventually pulling them all together for new ones.
This is a short-sighted attempt to make a fast buck at the expense of the future of the UK's infrastructure and economic prospects.
We could demolish Dunstanburgh Castle to provide the stone for a road bridge link to the mainland - after all, why not have the island as a 24/7 money-spinner when wind farms only turn a fast buck on the back of subsidies.BARRY PRINGLE, Beadnell.
And with good reason, for they were merely the unsuspecting end of a manufacturing and retail chain that was infiltrated by cheating meat suppliers out to make a fast buck.
Sabah has fought back , telling the Ana Zahra website that he is very much alive and that the rumors were started but people trying to make a fast buck. However, he is not the first Syrian celebrity to be the subject of death reports and surely won't be the last.