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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “be plain sailing”

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be plain sailing

UK ( US also be smooth sailing)
to be easy and without problems
一帆風順
The roads were busy as we drove out of town, but after that it was plain sailing.
我們開車離開市區時路上很擁擠,但往後就一路順暢。
Easiness and simplicity
(Definition of be plain sailing from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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