gold digger


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gold digger

A person who only pursues romantic relationships with wealthy partners for financial gain. Scott's friends warned him that Tracy was a gold digger and was only interested in marrying him for his money.
See also: digger, gold

gold digger

n. a woman who pays attention to a man solely because of his wealth. (Certainly also applicable to men as well.) Sam called Sally a “gold digger,” and she was devastated.
See also: digger, gold
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Kelly, of Glyn- Neath, warned gold diggers: "Stay away from my man."
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Even after their separation was announced earlier this year, Paul insisted: "She's no gold digger."
The Gold Digger singer later said he is taking some time off after admitting he was drunk at the time.
And isn't Heather, last seen outside the Armani store in Beverly Hills, doing a grand job of convincing everyone she's not a gold digger?
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Dear Miriam DO you think I'm a gold digger? My husband died three years ago.
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