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give/hand sth to sb on a plate

informal
to ​allow someone to get or ​win something very ​easily: They were ​handed the ​contract on a plate. The ​Canadianteamhanded the ​game to them on a plate.
(Definition of give/hand sth to sb on a plate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “give/hand sth to sb on a plate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…拱手让给(某人), 让(某人)轻松赢得…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…拱手讓給(某人), 讓(某人)輕鬆贏得…
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