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money-spinner

A lucrative business or product. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. That mobile dating app has proved to be a real money-spinner for the developer—it's making them more money than anything else they've launched before.
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But while he was "delighted" to land his role on the National Lottery's Money Spinner, Brian admitted it will be weird not having his co-host by his side.
5%, which shows that some investors actually sold off this money spinner.
But 40% also said they think Christmas has become a commercial money spinner for retailers and this year they are going to adopt a much more "savvy" approach to spending.
But McCall said: "European football at this stage is not the money spinner people imagine.
The Mall in Middlesbrough is asking Teessiders to drop any cash they can give into the money spinner which is located next to the Ask Me point in Newton Mall.
The most touching moment came as the outspoken chef tried to transform New York Cuban restaurant Mojitos into a money spinner while its estranged married owners spent more energy arguing than on running a successful business.
It could have been a real money spinner for the mothers who were pulling out all the stops to help the children, but the venture hit a false note when local police told them to get a hawker's licence before collecting any money.
However, the last Indian cricket tour of New Zealand in 2002 was not a great money spinner, Vaughan said.
UNWANTED clothes are proving to be a money spinner for Noah's Ark Appeal and the Children's Hospital for Wales.
IT must be a marvellous money spinner, but car parking charges at regional hospitals are both obscene and insensitive.
The fact Little Britain mugs, key chains and even talking Vicky Pollard dolls have been a big Christmas seller probably means the series has officially become more of a money spinner than, well, funny.
The companies hope the venture will be a money spinner for the two city halls.
The tour is a money spinner and the Stones certainly will be getting all the satisfaction they need when the cash comes in.
Natural history programs are suddenly a money spinner,'' said Dione Gilmour, head of the natural history unit of the Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Community leaders predict the movie will be a big money spinner.