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walkaway

[wawk-uh-wey] /ˈwɔk əˌweɪ/
noun
1.
an easy victory or conquest.
2.
a patient or inmate who escapes from an institution by walking away when not being supervised or guarded.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; noun use of verb phrase walk away
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walkaway

noun

An easy victory; cinch, pushover: It looked like a walkover for Clarence/ The odds were on the Redskins in a walkaway


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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