shooin

shoo-in

[shoo-in]
noun Informal.
a candidate, competitor, etc., regarded as certain to win.

Origin:
1945–50, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase shoo in

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shoo-in
 
n
1.  a person or thing that is certain to win or succeed
2.  a match or contest that is easy to win

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shoo-in definition

[ˈʃuɪn]
  1. n.
    an easy winner. : My horse was a shoo-in. It won by a mile.
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