good life, the

A wealthy, luxurious style of living. For example, Aunt Agatha left them a fortune, so now they're enjoying the good life. [Mid-1900s]


Nearby words

  1. good hope, cape of,
  2. good humor,
  3. good joe,
  4. good king henry,
  5. good life,
  6. good listener,
  7. good looks,
  8. good luck,
  9. good many, a,
  10. good mind

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