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something set up that is guaranteed to bring in loads of money
sales tax, speed traps, parking meters...etc.
by kingman May 15, 2004
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something whose sole purpose is to bring in money, and usually loads of it.
the speed traps set up by the cops are just another cash cow to fill city hall's coffers.
by bungalow bill May 08, 2004
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A product or item that is endlessly upgraded or improved and which users don't mind having to pay full price for the latest examples. A frequent occurance within video games.
EA Games have two cashcows - "The Sims" and the "FIFA" series of games. Neither of which I'd play if you paid me.
by Mr Ben February 08, 2005
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(n.) A well-selling product into which no investment is put asides meagre marketing and production costs, yet price rises rise disproportionatley to costs, and well above inflation, milking the cow for all it's worth.
Oil prices are the biggest of all cash cows.
by Kung-Fu Jesus May 12, 2004
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bitch who's just after a blokes money
Damn, that bitch was a cashcow! she like spent all my cash, and then I saw her at a nightclub with one of my mates!
by Gherkin-505 March 17, 2004
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Cash cows are fans of a TV show that don't realize they are deceiving themselves into feeling comforted by the show because the show offers advice of some kind--advice that is not intended to be helpful or useful but to keep the cash cows coming back for more.
Typically, cash cows are unable to see that they are cash cows because they assume that because someone is on TV--there must be something special about them.
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by tinkertoys29 April 20, 2017
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cash cow a rich and often homely woman who is tolerated for her ability to keep her man ensconced in her world of luxury.
Biff won't break up with Marge until he finds another old hag worth a hundred million; as far as cash cows go, he hit paydirt.
by Biffy Law August 30, 2006
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