easy street, on

A condition of financial security and comfort, as in If he actually makes partner, he will be on easy street. [Colloquial; c. 1900] Also see fat city.


Nearby words

  1. easy meat,
  2. easy money,
  3. easy on the eyes,
  4. easy sledding,
  5. easy street,
  6. easy-breezy,
  7. easy-care,
  8. easy-going,
  9. easy-money policy,
  10. easygoing

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