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bed of roses

noun
1.
a situation of luxurious ease; a highly agreeable position:
Caring for a houseful of active kids is no bed of roses.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
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bed of roses

noun phrase

A luxurious situation; a highly agreeable position: his life's a bed of roses


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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bed of roses

A comfortable or luxurious position, as in Taking care of these older patients is no bed of roses . This metaphor, first recorded in 1635, is often used in a negative context, as in the example. Also see bowl of cherries
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