easy come, easy go

idiom

Definition of easy come, easy go

informal
used to say that someone is not bothered about losing somethingHis attitude toward money has always been, easy come, easy go.

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“Easy come, easy go.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/easy%20come%2C%20easy%20go. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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