lead-pipe

adjective
\ ˈled-ˈpīp How to pronounce lead-pipe (audio) \

Definition of lead-pipe

: certain, guaranteed a lead-pipe cinch

First Known Use of lead-pipe

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Lead-pipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lead-pipe. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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