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Bonanza – A situation which creates a sudden increase in wealth, good fortune or profits


To remember the definition of the word bonanza, use the following mnemonic:

A "Bon" answer (bonanza), as the French would say, or a good answer, suddenly made her wealthy.

A "Bon" answer, (bonanza) as the French would say, or good answer suddenly made her wealthy.


Examples of bonanza in a sentence

Valentine’s Day produces a bonanza of wealth for candy companies.

Although we received a bonanza of donations for our trip to Haiti, we did not receive enough funds to buy supplies for the school.

The situation will stay the same, without a great bonanza of new finance.

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