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English definition of “snap”

snap

noun [S] (SOMETHING EASY)    /snæp/ US informal
something that can be done without any difficulty: "Will you finish on time?" "Sure thing. It's a snap." Talking to girls is a snap for him.Easiness and simplicity
(Definition of snap noun (SOMETHING EASY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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