bed of roses
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From Christopher Marlowe's The Passionate Shepherd To His Love
- IPA: /bɛd ʌv ˈɹəʊzəz/
bed of roses (plural beds of roses)
- Used other than as an idiom: a bed of roses.
- (idiomatic) A pleasant or easy situation.
- It's a straightforward job, but it's no bed of roses, with such long hours.