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English definition of “foregone conclusion”

foregone conclusion

noun [C]    /ˌfɔrˈɡɔn kənˈklu·ʒən, ˌfoʊr-, -ˈɡɑn-/
a result that is obvious before it happens: Democrats so outnumber Republicans here that if you are nominated as a Democrat, it’s a foregone conclusion you will be elected.
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