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cakewalk

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something easily done or dealt with
  • no one was pretending that winning the election would be a cakewalk

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The first known use of cakewalk was in 1873

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“Cakewalk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cakewalk. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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