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gravy train

noun

Simple Definition of gravy train

  • : something (such as a business or a government program) that provides money to many people without requiring much work or effort

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gravy train

  1. :  a much exploited source of easy money; also :  gravy 2a

Examples of gravy train in a sentence

  1. They're trying to get on board the gravy train.

  2. <the new tax law offers a real gravy train to certain categories of investors>



1914

First Known Use of gravy train

1914


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