have it made in the shade

Definition of have it made in the shade

US, informal

  1. :  to have a very easy life or to be in a very good situation She had to work hard for many years to achieve success, but now she has it made in the shade.

Word by Word Definitions

madeplay
  1. :  fictitious, invented

    :  artificially produced

    :  put together of various ingredients

shadeplay
  1. :  comparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light

    :  relative obscurity or retirement

    :  shelter (as by foliage) from the heat and glare of sunlight

  1. :  to shelter or screen by intercepting radiated light or heat

    :  to cover with a shade

    :  to hide partly by or as if by a shadow


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