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the high lifenoun [S]

uk   us  
an ​exciting way of ​living in which ​rich and ​successfulpeopleenjoy themselves by ​spending a lot of ​time and ​money in ​fashionableplaces
(Definition of the high life from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the high life”
in Chinese (Simplified) 豪华生活,上层社会的生活…
in Chinese (Traditional) 豪華生活,上層社會的生活…
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