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Something that is easy to do

low-hanging fruit

noun

things that are easy to get, achieve, or deal with

pushover

noun

something that is easy to achieve

child’s play

noun

something that can be done very easily

no-brainer

noun

a question or problem that is very easy to deal with

gimme

noun

something that you can easily win

cakewalk

noun

something that is very easy to do

soft/easy option

something that is easy to do but that may not be the best thing to do

kid stuff

something that is very easy or not suitable for adults

duck soup

noun

something that is very easy to do

cinch

noun

something that is very easy to do

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resurrection

the occasion on which Jesus Christ was brought back to life after his death, according to the Bible

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