adjective, cush·i·er, cush·i·est.Informal.
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Origin of cushy
OTHER WORDS FROM cushycush·i·ly, adverbcush·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for cushy
As sofas and cushy chairs took a beating last year, watching people clean them became a new form of entertainment.Solutions for the stains and scratches pandemic life has left on our furniture and rugs|Jura Koncius|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
Abbie Barronian, associate editorBuy nowI’ve always used low hikers and approach shoes as everyday kicks, and the Bozeman Low Leather is the most comfortable pair I’ve ever owned, thanks to Oboz’s cushy insole-midsole combo.
Which is all to say that when it comes to your girlfriend, I’d recommend planning a cushy trip that still captures a taste of what you love about the outdoors.Plan a Camping Trip for Your Non-Outdoorsy Partner|Blair Braverman|January 12, 2021|Outside Online
With a cushy grip and retractable functionality, these pens will feel gentle in your hands and look even better on the page.Add some verve to your life with these colorful pens|PopSci Commerce Team|September 11, 2020|Popular Science
The high-performance organizations did not hire people with IDD simply to gain cushy tax subsidies.Hiring People With Disabilities Isn’t Just the Right Thing to Do—It’s Good for Business|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even in 1999, this gilded cage of a cushy but unstimulating white-collar career was only available to certain people.
So Last Week Tonight with John Oliver seems like a cushy gig.John Oliver on ‘Last Week Tonight,’ Turning Down CBS, and ‘Nauseating’ American Politics|Marlow Stern|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1994, Bezos took his wife, left a cushy job as vice president of hedge fund D.E. Shaw, and went west.
The inmate says that, contrary to what Prop. 34 proponents might have you believe, life for death row inmates is hardly cushy.As Californians Weigh Proposition 34, a Look at Life on Death Row|Christine Pelisek|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I always think Billy had the hardest luck to be hit again just as he was coming out of it all with a safe and cushy one.Grapes of wrath|Boyd Cable
Yet the War dog worships the Army; it represents a square meal and a "cushy" bed.
I pointed out that there were many men in England half his age who had done nothing but secure cushy jobs for themselves.Fanny Goes to War|Pat Beauchamp
A chunk out of an 'and grenade 'it 'im in the thigh, and 'e laughed like 'ell becos 'e'd got a 'cushy' wound.Mud and Khaki|Vernon Bartlett
Though why you wouldnt let dad get you a nice cushy job is a thing I cant understand.The Rough Road|William John Locke