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  • n. Used other than as an idiom: see piece,‎ cake.
  • n. A job, task or other activity that is pleasant – or, by extension, easy or simple.

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  • n. any undertaking that is easy to do

Etymologies

c. 1930 (Wiktionary)

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  • Mmm. Cake.

    March 11, 2011

  • In general usage the phrase piece of cake denotes a task that can be done easily, without much or any effort.

    February 3, 2008