lap of luxury


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Noun1.lap of luxury - in conditions of wealth and comfort; "he was raised in the lap of luxury"
ease, comfort - a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state; "a life of luxury and ease"; "he had all the material comforts of this world"
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But you must confess that you were born in the lap of luxury, yourself.
Pumblechook, who had an objection to being interrupted; "I mean, enjoying himself with his elders and betters, and improving himself with their conversation, and rolling in the lap of luxury. Would he have been doing that?
And Mr Dorrit's daughter that day began, in earnest, her competition with that woman not present; and began it so well that Mr Dorrit could all but have taken his affidavit, if required, that Mrs Sparkler had all her life been lying at full length in the lap of luxury, and had never heard of such a rough word in the English tongue as Marshalsea.
"You're a blighted being, and decidedly cross today because you can't sit in the lap of luxury all the time.
Was it outside that very house as I first set eyes upon him, rolling in the lap of luxury, when I was selling halfpenny ballads there for a living?
How about doing it in style in the lap of luxury on board a running train?
Great SafarisO Great Tanzania Wing Safari itinerary spends eight days on TanzaniaOs safari circuit in the lap of luxury. Guests will fly in an executive aircraft with nine club-class seats, stay in first0class accommodations and enjoy gourmet cuisine.
The newspaper quoted a senior Whitehall official as saying: "It's not fair for lower ranks to suffer cutbacks while their commanders live in the lap of luxury at a time of austerity.
You'll be in the lap of luxury from the moment you arrive at the airline's new premium lounge at Manchester Airport.
RAIL passengers will be able to travel in the lap of luxury this summer after the cost of first class seats were slashed.
We're thrilled to provide our members with a breathtaking new way to enjoy the lap of luxury on the high seas.'
SPREAD (18, 97 mins) Hustler Ashton Kutcher stars in a tawdry account of dalliances in the lap of luxury with Anne Heche.