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English definition of “win (sth) hands down”

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win (sth) hands down

( also beat sb hands down)
to win something/beat someone very easily: She won the debate hands down. The last time we played tennis he beat me hands down.
Translations of “win (sth) hands down”
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕鬆取得(對…的)勝利,輕鬆擊敗(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻松取得(对…的)胜利,轻松击败(某人)…
(Definition of win (sth) hands down from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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