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Chengyu
坐享其成
Pinyin
zuò xiǎng qí chéng
English
enjoy the fruits of others without having toiled
Explanation
Meaning
享:享受;成:成果。自己不出力而享受别人取得的成果。
Context
清·叶廷琯《鸥陂渔话·葛苍公传》:“欲使他人干事,彼坐享其成,必误公事。”
Example
人要有勤奋自力,积极向上的精神,不可有~,好逸恶劳的思想。
Synonyms
不劳而获、坐收渔利
Antonyms
自食其力、自力更生
Grammar
动宾式;作谓语、宾语;含贬义
 
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