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plain sail·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plain sailing, clear sailing, easy goingnoun

    easy unobstructed progress

    "after we solved that problem the rest was plain sailing"

Wiktionary

  1. plain sailingnoun

    The navigation of waters free from hazards or unfavourable winds.

  2. plain sailingadjective

    simple, straightforward, or easy

Wikipedia

  1. Plain Sailing

    Plain Sailing is a song written and recorded by Tracey Thorn.

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  1. plain sailing

    Plain sailing is a term used to describe an activity or task that is easy, straightforward, and effortlessly progresses without any problems or difficulties. It often involves a lack of obstacles or challenges that would otherwise hinder progress. The term "plain sailing" originates from seafaring, where it denotes a clear, calm and obstacle-free sea journey.

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  1. Plain Sailing

    "Plain Sailing" is a song written and recorded by Tracey Thorn.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plain sailing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plain sailing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of plain sailing in a Sentence

  1. Amelia Earhart:

    Flying may not be all plain sailing, but the fun of it is worth the price.

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