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I should think a gold digger's life is very much like a gambler's.

“I reckon he knew whom he was shooting at,” answered the gold digger.

“I reckon you ought to know better than to ask it,” returned the gold digger.

A Californian gold digger having become rich, desired a friend to procure for him a library of books.

“Thank you,” said the Gold Digger, getting up slowly and strolling forward.

WORD ORIGIN

also gold-digger, "woman who pursues men for their money," first recorded 1915. Literal sense attested from 1830.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.