grave-dancer meaning

[American slang]
n. someone who profits over someone else's misfortune. (From dance on someone's grave.)
• I don't want to seem like a grave-dancer, but his defeat places me in line for a promotion.
• The guy's a grave-dancer. Anything to get ahead.

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