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to be in a good situation to be able to do something
having benefits or advantages that other people do not have
able or allowed to do things that other people have no opportunity to do
to be in a good situation, especially when other people are not
to be lucky and get into a good situation after being in a difficult one
without responsibilities or problems
in a situation that is likely to lead to success as the result of good planning, advice, luck, etc.
to have a long period of time when you are successful or happy
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a form of protest in which workers stop doing their jobs without giving their employers any warning
an afternoon full of crafts
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