Definitions for SHOO-IN

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

shoo′-in`(n.)

  1. a candidate, competitor, etc., regarded as certain to win.

    Category: Informal

Origin of shoo-in:

1945–50, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. runaway, blowout, romp, laugher, shoo-in, walkaway(noun)

    an easy victory

Wiktionary

  1. shoo-in(Noun)

    A candidate or contestant generally agreed upon as the presumptive winner; somebody who is well-liked or widely agreed upon.

    She's very popular and good with numbers, so I expect she'll be a shoo-in for treasurer.

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