Meaning of “gravy train” in the English Dictionary


"gravy train" in Business English

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gravy trainnoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk us informal

an easy way of making money without doing much work:

be on/ride the gravy train The public should know which senators are on the corporate gravy train.
Conferences are seen as a gravy train by many organisers who charge exorbitant rates for poor services.

(Definition of “gravy train” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)