easy come, easy go

Definition of easy come, easy go

informal

  1. —used to say that someone is not bothered about losing something His attitude toward money has always been, easy come, easy go.

Word by Word Definitions

easyplay
  1. :  causing or involving little difficulty or discomfort

    :  requiring or indicating little effort, thought, or reflection

    :  not severe :  lenient

  1. :  easily

    :  without undue speed or excitement

    :  without worry or care

comeplay
  1. :  to move toward something :  approach

    :  to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose

    :  to reach a particular station in a series

  1. :  to move on a course :  proceed — compare stop

    :  to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied :  leave, depart

    :  to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. :  the act or manner of going

    :  the height of fashion :  rage

    :  an often unexpected turn of affairs :  occurrence

  1. :  functioning properly :  being in good and ready condition

  1. :  a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board


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