gravy train

noun
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of gravy train

:a much exploited source of easy money; also :gravy 2a

Examples of gravy train in a Sentence

  1. They're trying to get on board the gravy train.

  2. the new tax law offers a real gravy train to certain categories of investors

Recent Examples of gravy train from the Web

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First Known Use of gravy train

1914


GRAVY TRAIN Defined for English Language Learners

gravy train

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Definition of gravy train for English Language Learners

  • : something (such as a business or a government program) that provides money to many people without requiring much work or effort



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