cushy

play
adjective \ˈku̇-shē\

Definition of cushy

cushier

cushiest

  1. :  entailing little hardship or difficulty <a cushy job with a high salary>

cushily

play \ˈku̇-shə-lē\ adverb

Examples of cushy in a sentence

  1. His uncle got him a cushy job in the city government.

  2. <a big cushy chair that's perfect for watching television>

Origin and Etymology of cushy

Hindi ḵẖuś & Urdu khush from Persian khūsh


First Known Use: 1915


CUSHY Defined for English Language Learners

cushy

play
adjective \ˈku̇-shē\

Definition of cushy for English Language Learners

  • : very easy and pleasant : involving little difficulty or effort


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