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English definition of “greener pastures”

greener pastures

(UK also pastures new, US also new pastures)
a new place or activity that offers new opportunities : Many scientists working for the government have left for greener pastures in the private sector . She's giving up her job and moving on to pastures new.Changing homes and moving
(Definition of greener pastures from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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