Meaning of “be on to a good thing” in the English Dictionary

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"be on to a good thing" in British English

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be on to a good thing

informal

to have an easy and pleasant life or job in which it is not necessary to work hard:

He's on to a good thing, he has free accommodation in return for a little easy work around the house.

(Definition of “be on to a good thing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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