shoo-in

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\ ˈshü-ˌin How to pronounce shoo-in (audio) \

Definition of shoo-in

: one that is a certain and easy winner

First Known Use of shoo-in

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Shoo-in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shoo-in. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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shoo-in

noun
How to pronounce shoo-in (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of shoo-in

chiefly US, informal : someone or something that will win easily or is certain to win

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