no-brainer

noun no-brain·er \ ˈnō-ˈbrā-nər \

Definition of no-brainer

:something that requires a minimum of thought

First Known Use of no-brainer

1959


NO-BRAINER Defined for English Language Learners

no-brainer

noun

Definition of no-brainer for English Language Learners

  • : a decision or choice that is very easy to make and requires very little thought



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