a fanciful tree that when shaken sheds coins or paper money.
Informal. a good source of money, funds, or revenues; gold mine.
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How to use money tree in a sentence
That translates to another $150 in free money from the Discover money tree.
The Mother Jones chart cites a 1974 book by George Thayer titled "Who Shakes the money tree?"
Many commentators cite George Thayer's 1973 book, Shaking the money tree as a source for older campaign spending.