Definition of do anything for a quiet life in English:

do anything for a quiet life

phrase

  • Make any concession to avoid being disturbed.

    • ‘But you get the feeling he'll do anything for a quiet life.’
    • ‘The amount I donate is pathetically little compared to how much I spend on books, but there you are - we've already established I do anything for a quiet life.’
    • ‘I will normally do anything for a quiet life but on this occasion I couldn't.’