Living large


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live large

To have a luxurious lifestyle. The term sometimes implies that such a lifestyle will be temporary. The royalties from his hit album have allowed him to live large well after the peak of his stardom—he still has six houses. We lived large while we were in Vegas, but now it's back to the old grind.
See also: large, live

Living large

phr. Doing okay. (The response to How ya living?) I’m living large. How you doing?
See also: large, living
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