a sure thing

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of a sure thing

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

Word by Word Definitions

sure play
  1. : safe from danger or harm

  2. : firmly established : steadfast

  3. : reliable, trustworthy

  1. : surely

thing play
  1. : an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

  2. : an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

  3. : a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity


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