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English definition of “gravy”

gravy

noun [U]     /ˈɡreɪvi/ informal
money that you receive without much effort : The company directors will mop up most of the gravy.
a situation in which it is easy to make money or to enjoy a comfortable life without much effort : I can forget about the hard times because it's all been gravy for three years now.
(Definition of gravy noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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