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cinch

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1 something that is easy to do
  • the clear instructions made setting up the audiovisual system a cinch

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2 one that is certain to succeed
  • after that hole in one, she's a cinch to make the cut for the next round of the tournament

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cinch

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of cinch (Entry 2 of 2)

to make sure, certain, or safe
  • the team's latest victory cinches a trip to the play-offs

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“Cinch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cinch. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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