a piece of cake

a piece of cake
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ey pees uhv, ov keyk]
    • /eɪ pis ʌv, ɒv keɪk/
    • /ə piːs əv keɪk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey pees uhv, ov keyk]
    • /eɪ pis ʌv, ɒv keɪk/

Definitions of a piece of cake words

  • phrase a piece of cake If you think something is very easy to do, you can say it is a piece of cake. People often say this to stop someone feeling worried about doing something they have to do. 3
  • noun a piece of cake something that is easily achieved or obtained 3
  • noun a piece of cake sth easy to do 1

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a piece of cake popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 93% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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