sitting pretty : Popular Idioms in English

sitting pretty

To be in a good situation

Sheila was in shock after finding out that she had inherited her grandmother's entire estate. There had been a lot more money than anyone had realized, and she was going to be sitting pretty for the rest of her life.

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  • More Than Another Pretty Face: Salma Hayek Covers ‘InStyle’
    Flawless skin, that jet black hair... Salma Hayek is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful women on Earth! But don't get it twisted, this lady's got a lot more to offer than conventional good looks. The A-list actress turned mogul-philanthropist is sitting pretty atop an empire that she created. Now that's boss moves. Salma graces the July cover of 'InStyle'... More »
    June 12, 2013 - The Atlanta Post