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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “be in the bag”

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be in the bag

informal
If something is in the bag, you are certain to get it or to achieve it
已是囊中之物,十拿九稳
Once we'd scored the third goal, the match was pretty much in the bag.
一旦我们进了第三个球后,比赛取胜已是十拿九稳的了。
CertaintyConfidence and self-assurance
Translations of “be in the bag”
in Chinese (Traditional) 囊中之物,十拿九穩…
(Definition of be in the bag from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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