do nicely for oneself

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of do nicely for oneself

:to earn a lot of money
  • He lives in New York City and is doing nicely for himself.

Word by Word Definitions

do play
  1. : to bring to pass : carry out

  2. : put

  3. : perform, execute

  1. : fuss, ado

  2. : deed, duty

  3. : a festive get-together : affair, party

  1. : the first tone of the major scale in solfège

nice play nicely
  1. : wanton, dissolute

  2. : coy, reticent

  3. : showing fastidious or finicky tastes : particular

  1. : in a nice or pleasing way

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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