Meaning of “shoo-in” in the English Dictionary

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shoo-innoun [ C ]

us /ˈʃuˌɪn/ infml

something that is certain to happen, or someone who is certain to win a competition:

If that election were held today, Kitzhaber would be a shoo-in.

(Definition of “shoo-in” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)