be on to a good thing

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be on to a good thing

slang To be in a favorable or enjoyable situation. I think I'm on to a good thing with my new job because I can work from home as much as I want. Your new boyfriend seems really sweet—I think you two are onto a good thing.
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be on to a good thing

have found a job or other situation that is pleasant, profitable, or easy. informal
See also: good, on, thing