comfortably off

UK / US adjective
rich enough to pay for everything you need

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • comfortably off — UK US adjective rich enough to pay for everything you need Thesaurus: richsynonym * * * ˌcomfortably ˈoff idiom having enough money to buy what you want without worrying too much about the cost Main entry: ↑comfortably …   Useful english dictionary

  • comfortably off — adjective rich enough to pay for everything you need …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • comfortably off — ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If someone is comfortably off, they have enough money to be able to live without financial problems. He had no plans to retire even though he is now very comfortably off …   English dictionary

  • comfortably — com|fort|a|bly [ˈkʌmftəbli, ˈkʌmfət US ˈkʌmfərt , ˈkʌmft ] adv ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(furniture/places/clothes)¦ 2¦(physically relaxed)¦ 3¦(money)¦ 4¦(win/achievement)¦ 5¦(confident)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(FURNITURE/PLACES/CLOTHES)¦ in a way that makes you feel… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • off — adv. situated 1) comfortably; well off not exact 2) far, way (esp. AE) off 3) off in (he s way off in his calculations) * * * [ɒf] way (esp. AE) off well off [ not exact ] far [ situated ] comfortably off in (he s way off in his calculations) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • off — ♦ (The preposition is pronounced [[t]ɒf, AM ɔːf[/t]]. The adverb is pronounced [[t]ɒ̱f, AM ɔ͟ːf[/t]]) 1) PREP If something is taken off something else or moves off it, it is no longer touching that thing. He took his feet off the desk... I took… …   English dictionary

  • Comfortably Numb — Song by Pink Floyd from the album The Wall Released 1979 Recorded April–November 1979 Genre Progressive rock …   Wikipedia

  • off the grid — adj. Relating to a person, family, dwelling, or community that no longer requires connections to utilities, especially the electricity and water supplies and the sewage system. Also: off the grid, off grid, off grid. Example Citation: The… …   New words

  • be badly off — be well/better/badly, etc. ˈoff idiom used to say how much money sb has • Families will be better off under the new law (= will have more money). • They are both comfortably off (= have enough money to be able to buy what they want without… …   Useful english dictionary

  • be well off — be well/better/badly, etc. ˈoff idiom used to say how much money sb has • Families will be better off under the new law (= will have more money). • They are both comfortably off (= have enough money to be able to buy what they want without… …   Useful english dictionary


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