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Meaning of “no-brainer” in the English Dictionary

"no-brainer" in American English

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no-brainernoun [C]

 /ˈnoʊˈbreɪ·nər/ slang
something so ​simple or ​obvious that you do not need to ​think much about it: Taking that ​job over the one I had was a no-brainer.
(Definition of no-brainer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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no-brainernoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌnəʊˈbreɪnər/ informal
something that is very simple to do or to understand: The decision to ​invest in the ​energycompany was a no-brainer.
(Definition of no-brainer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “no-brainer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不费脑筋之事, 容易处理的问题…
in Russian очень простой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不費腦筋之事, 容易處理的問題…
in Polish żadnafilozofia…
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