got it easy

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Lucy 234

Senior Member
Hi all,
what does "get it easy" mean? could you help me understand it? thank you!

"When I went to the bathroom, he was on the sofa drinking. He smirked. “Yeah, you got it easy, staying home all day.” "
Debut: Chicago, 1952
  • lingobingo

    Senior Member
    English - England
    The infinitive version would be “have it easy” (not “get it easy”).

    You’ve got it easy = Your life is easy, you don’t have to work for a living
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