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  • v. take advantage of or capitalize on


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  • One angry mother who wanted to cash in on the notoriety the story had built in the press suggested la limpiadorashe wouldn’t call me by name threw her girl in the bullet’s path in an attempt to save herself.

    The Madonnas of Echo Park

  • Marketers have been quick to cash in on this nostalgia-driven craze.

    Experiential Marketing

  • He was referring to The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever, edited by Hitchens, giving the publishing world yet another opportunity to cash in on the anti-God juggernaut.19


  • Other reporters were trying to cash in on the scoop, some of them prowling the OCME’s parking lot or appearing in the lobby, their microphones and cameras ready like rifles.

    Body of Evidence


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