live the good life


: to live the life of a wealthy person
He made a lot of money in the stock market and he's been living the good life ever since.

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web It had been eagerly awaited since Smith announced it in 2020, and the whole thing sounds as much of a fairy tale as the premise of the comedy about an inner-city teen from Philadelphia transplanted to live the good life in the wealthy Los Angeles neighborhood. Lisa Respers France, CNN, 19 Feb. 2022 Harris continues to live the good life, never suffering any consequences, excelling at college, about to start a lucrative career, lauded for his humanitarian works, while Camille remains in anguish. Oline H. Cogdill,, 25 Oct. 2021 The summer-long installation is filled with all the things a Dior-lover needs to live the good life. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, 29 May 2021 Or time to live the good life? Tom Noie, The Indianapolis Star, 4 Mar. 2021 You are destined to live the good life, regardless of your income. Tarot Astrologers,, 9 Aug. 2020

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“Live the good life.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

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