from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A sure winner.
- n. Informal One that has a sure chance of being chosen, as for a job or other position.
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- n. The winner of a fixed race, a fixed race.
- n. A candidate or contestant generally agreed upon as the presumptive winner; somebody who is well-liked or widely agreed upon.
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- n. an easy victory
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