soft touches

soft touch

noun Informal.
1.
a person who is easily convinced, especially to give or lend money: a soft touch for charities.
2.
a person who is easily influenced, duped, or imposed upon: a soft touch for anybody with a sob story.
3.
a person, team, etc., that is easily defeated: They're a soft touch for any team in the league.
4.
a task or activity that is easily or quickly done, especially a job that pays well and requires little work.

Origin:
1935–40

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soft touch
 
n
informal a person easily persuaded or imposed on, esp to lend money

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