piece of cake

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A job, task or other activity that is easy or simple to do.


  • Attested since 1936, originally in American English. Possibly from cakewalk, or the notion of facility that derives from many cakes having agreeable tastes, and hence being ‘easy’ to consume.

Sure, no problem. It'll be a piece of cake.

Submitted on September 02, 2009

Additional definitions for 'piece of cake':

piece of cakeOne slice of cake.
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Piece Of CakeA thing that is easier and is pleasant
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