a sure thing

Definition of a sure thing

  1. :  the thing that is certain (to happen) It's a sure thing that they'll win.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  safe from danger or harm

    :  firmly established :  steadfast

    :  reliable, trustworthy

  1. :  surely

  1. :  a matter of concern :  affair

    :  state of affairs in general or within a specified or implied sphere

    :  a particular state of affairs :  situation

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