pot of gold


noun

the realization of all one's hopes and dreams; ultimate success, fulfillment, or happiness: to find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
a sudden, huge windfall; sudden wealth: Your only chance for a pot of gold is to win the lottery.

Origin of pot of gold

First recorded in 1890–95
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