a rough/easy ride

a bumpy/rough/easy, etc. ride INFORMAL
used to describe a situation that is dangerous, difficult, easy, etc.: »

Stocks could be in for a bumpy ride as Wall Street tries to guess the outcome of the Federal Reserve's next monetary policy meeting.

See also FREE RIDE(Cf. ↑free ride) noun
Main Entry: ride

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • have a rough easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • give somebody a rough easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • a bumpy/rough/easy ride — a bumpy/rough/easy, etc. ride INFORMAL ► used to describe a situation that is dangerous, difficult, easy, etc.: »Stocks could be in for a bumpy ride as Wall Street tries to guess the outcome of the Federal Reserve s next monetary policy meeting.… …   Financial and business terms

  • easy ride — easy/rough/ride phrase a period of time when you experience no problems/​a lot of problems The opposition aren’t going to give the new government an easy ride. Thesaurus: difficult situations and experiencessynonym pleasant situationssyn …   Useful english dictionary

  • have a an easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • give somebody a an easy ride — have a rough/an easy ˈride | give sb a rough/an easy ˈride idiom (informal) to experience/not experience difficulties when you are doing sth; to make things difficult/easy for sb • He will be given a rough ride at the party conference. Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • a bumpy/rough/easy, etc. ride — INFORMAL ► used to describe a situation that is dangerous, difficult, easy, etc.: »Stocks could be in for a bumpy ride as Wall Street tries to guess the outcome of the Federal Reserve s next monetary policy meeting. → See also FREE RIDE(Cf. ↑free …   Financial and business terms

  • a rough (or easy) ride — a difficult (or easy) time. → ride …   English new terms dictionary

  • a easy ride — a bumpy/rough/easy, etc. ride INFORMAL ► used to describe a situation that is dangerous, difficult, easy, etc.: »Stocks could be in for a bumpy ride as Wall Street tries to guess the outcome of the Federal Reserve s next monetary policy meeting.… …   Financial and business terms

  • a easy ride — ► a rough (or easy) ride a difficult (or easy) time. Main Entry: ↑ride …   English terms dictionary

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