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1. A sure winner.
2. One that has a sure chance of being chosen, as for a job or other position.
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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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a candidate, competitor, etc., regarded as certain to win.
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Informal. A competitor regarded as the most likely winner:
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shoo-in[ˈʃuːɪn] N (US) it's a shoo-in → es cosa de coser y cantar
he's a shoo-in for the presidency → es el favorito para hacerse con la presidencia, es el más firme candidato a la presidencia
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