The passage of health-care reform will suddenly shift from sure-thing to nail-biter.
Turns out McCain took the right-leaning pro-Israel world's sure-thing, and cast it aside.
Just ask Eddie Murphy, who lost his “sure-thing” Oscar following back-to-back dud speeches for Dreamgirls.
It drew tin horns and sure-thing gamblers as fresh meat draws flies.
We have some sure-thing players with us, but he is not one of them.
I wouldnt put it over on a friend—not for no amount; because its a sure-thing proposition.
Uh course, I aim to beat him to it, but Happy never does like to have a sure-thing.
Talk of loaded dice, or any of the sure-thing gambling devices!
Denied a sure-thing victory They were forced to call off Their war—with violent internal results.
The community pays the bill for the benefit of the sure-thing gambler.
sure as shooting (1930s+)