the sixty-four thousand dollar question






be a question of time

be certain to happen sooner or later



the sixty-four thousand dollar question

something that is not known and on which a great deal depends

This expression dates from the 1940s and was originally
the sixty-four dollar question from a question posed for the top prize in a broadcast quiz show.

1996 - Independent - Will conversion make the society a better business? That is the $64,000 question.




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