easy street


Definition of easy street

: a situation with no worries

Examples of easy street in a Sentence

just knew that if I hit the lottery, I'd be on easy street for the rest of my life
Recent Examples on the Web For an easy street-side garden plan, feature native plants such as Aster, Baptisia, and purple coneflower. Sheryl Geerts, Better Homes & Gardens, 25 July 2022 The deadline to participate has been extended to June 3. Traversing the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic over the past year while staying in business hasn’t always been easy street for most employers or employees. Tony Semerad, The Salt Lake Tribune, 15 Apr. 2022 With a few fetching friends in tow, Hadid hunkers down on easy street in a graphic hoodie and pants, her Chanel bag transforming the otherwise casual set into an intentional, polished daytime look. Rachel Besser, Vogue, 24 Mar. 2022 Lopez paired the bra with crisp white wide-legged pants that have a paper-bag waist, which gives the whole outfit a relaxed and easy street-style feel. Carrie Wittmer, Glamour, 19 Jan. 2022 But that doesn’t mean the NFL has been easy street for Hentges. Mark Inabinett | Minabinett@al.com, al, 3 Mar. 2021 However, given his position’s lack of job security, along with his zig-zagging career arc, Pepper knows better than to assume his rugged road has been replaced by easy street. Eric Branch, SFChronicle.com, 9 Oct. 2020 The former Dallasite might appear to be living on easy street these days with his stack of glowing reviews and a famous surname that dates back to American folk hero Davy Crockett, a distant relative. Dallas News, 6 Aug. 2020 As longtime fans are well aware, The Walking Dead has not been on easy street lately. Laura Bradley, HWD, 29 May 2018 See More

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First Known Use of easy street

1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of easy street was in 1889

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9 Aug 2022

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“Easy street.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/easy%20street. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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