UK [ˈreɪnˌmeɪkə(r)] / US [ˈreɪnˌmeɪkər] noun [countable]
Word forms "rainmaker":
singular rainmaker plural rainmakers
1) mainly American informal someone who makes a lot of money for a business
2) someone who uses magic powers to make rain fall

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