live in the lap of luxury

live in the lap of luxury
BE VERY RICH, want for nothing; informal live the life of Riley; N. Amer. informal live high on the hog.
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  • in the lap of luxury — if you are in the lap of luxury, you live in conditions of much comfort because you have a lot of money. I have to earn enough to keep my wife in the lap of luxury. They live in the lap of luxury in a huge great house in the south of France …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the lap of luxury — {adv. phr.} Well supplied with luxuries; having most things that money can buy. * /Mike grew up in the lap of luxury./ Compare: ON EASY STREET, WELL TO DO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the lap of luxury — {adv. phr.} Well supplied with luxuries; having most things that money can buy. * /Mike grew up in the lap of luxury./ Compare: ON EASY STREET, WELL TO DO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the lap of luxury — living in comfort, living high on the hog    If I win the lottery, we ll be rich. We ll live in the lap of luxury …   English idioms

  • in the lap of luxury — In luxurious conditions • • • Main Entry: ↑lap * * * in the lap of luxury phrase in very comfortable and expensive conditions They live together in the lap of luxury in a beautiful Victorian mansion. Thesaurus: richsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • in the lap of luxury — in very comfortable and expensive conditions They live together in the lap of luxury in a beautiful Victorian mansion …   English dictionary

  • Lap of Luxury — Infobox Album | Name = Lap of Luxury Type = Album Artist = Cheap Trick Released = April 12, 1988 Recorded = 1988 Genre = Rock Length = 41:55 Label = Epic Producer = Richie Zito Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3|5… …   Wikipedia

  • lap — [[t]læ̱p[/t]] ♦♦♦ laps, lapping, lapped 1) N COUNT: poss N If you have something on your lap when you are sitting down, it is on top of your legs and near to your body. She waited quietly with her hands in her lap... Hugh glanced at the child on… …   English dictionary

  • live it up — verb enjoy oneself (Freq. 1) it s your birthday, so let s live it up! • Hypernyms: ↑delight, ↑enjoy, ↑revel • Verb Frames: Something s Somebody s PP …   Useful english dictionary

  • live it up — informal they re living it up in Hawaii Syn: live extravagantly, live in the lap of luxury, live in clover; carouse, revel, enjoy oneself, have a good time, go on a spree; informal party, paint the town red, have a ball, live high on/off the hog; …   Thesaurus of popular words

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