Definition of on the pig's back in English:
Irish informal Living a life of ease and luxury; in a very fortunate situation.
- Those fortunate ones who own such ground are sitting on the pig's back, or more correctly on a veritable goldmine.
- The bookmaking company is also on the pig's back, having donated all profits from the betting to the appeal.
- He's on the pig's back, sure he'll top the poll.
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