Meaning of Midas touch in English:

Midas touch

Pronunciation /ˈmʌɪdəs tʌtʃ/


the Midas touch
  • The ability to make money out of anything one undertakes.

    ‘he seems to have the Midas touch when it comes to blockbusters’
    • ‘the narrator is a young property developer with the Midas touch’


Mid 17th century from the story of King Midas.