bonanza

Part of speech: noun

A rich mine or vein of ore; profitable speculation.

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Usage examples "bonanza":

  1. This ain't no bonanza." - "Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories", Rex Beach.
  2. It'll be the other way about: I'll dig gold for any man on Bonanza that'll pay me wages. - "The Magnetic North", Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond).
  3. And in spite of the fact that Fairchild now felt his mine to be a bonanza, unless some sort of a miracle could happen before that time, the mine was the same as lost. - "The Cross-Cut", Courtney Ryley Cooper.