cushy job

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cushy job

A job that is easy, stress free, and/or very well paid. Since I got this cushy job managing a toy store, I've gotten to sit around playing with toys all day. Since Sarah got that cushy job with the bank, she has been driving a sports car and is buying a second home!
See also: cushy, job
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They expected me to go for a more cushy job in a higher league.
But in this opener, although John Sergeant rides a historic railway that brought tea to the English (he obviously got the nice, cushy job here), by far the most fascinating bit is when Dan, Anita and Robert tackle the crush load.
I think that's the ultimate prize for anyone who aspires to be a mainstream author and you know once there, there's no looking back," Kantaria, who quit her cushy job of the Editor in Chief of a women's magazine in 2007 before 'trying her hand' at writing a novel.
The next time there is national outrage over a scandal we mustn't let them fob us off by offering a cushy job to an old judge and promising a report.
I can now see why Russell Slade took such a cushy job.
But these big award ceremonies - and I've only just scraped the surface with the ones I've highlighted - are laced with such a lot of fuss and money (not to mention red carpet); and it's all in the name of congratulating people who have already got quite a cushy job, for doing their quite cushy job better than everyone else.
CAROLA WIESE, A 31-YEAR-OLD GERMAN, has a cushy job.
Far from being a cushy job, he is faced with one of the growing concerns in Switzerland's tourist destinations: cold beds.
Since then, it has served largely as a cushy job bank for the politically connected and a favorite cash cow for legislative tax-and-spenders.
A prison insider claimed Hughes had landed himself a cushy job, saying: 'Hughes is getting preferential treatment, it has got up people's noses.
Egeston, who lives in Georgia, left a cushy job in corporate America a few years ago in order to pursue his dream of writing.
Could you get me a nice cushy job like watching the compass?
Sowell had a lackluster academic career and, as with Steele, landed a cushy job at the rightwing Hoover Institution as compensation.
Trixie," which is being touted as an unlikely combination of film noir and screwball comedy, stars Watson as a down-on-her-luck detective who takes what she thinks will be a cushy job at a lakefront casino.