Gold Digger

What does gold digger mean?

A person who uses another person for money

A gold digger is a person who uses their SO for dough. Most often, people use this term to describe young females who date or marry rich, older men. However, any person who is pursuing a romantic relationship to access money can be called a gold digger.

You may recognize gold digger as the title of Kanye West's 2005 hit single Gold Digger, which featured Jamie Foxx. That song describes a stereotypical gold digger and her relationship with a wealthy man.


She's a gold digger - all she does is date old guys and use their money
Now, I ain't sayin' he a gold digger, but ...
Now, I ain't sayin' he a gold digger, but ...

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Updated January 5, 2022

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