no-brainer

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no-brain·er

(nō′brā′nər)
n. Informal
Something, especially a choice or decision, that is so obvious or easy as to require little or no thought.

no-brainer

(ˌnəʊˈbreɪnə)
n
slang something which requires little or no mental effort

no-brain•er

(ˈnoʊˈbreɪ nər)
n.
Informal. anything requiring little thought or effort; something easy or simple to understand or do.
[1970–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.no-brainer - anything that requires little thought
project, task, undertaking, labor - any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
Translations

no-brainer

n (esp US inf) → Kinderspiel m, → leichte Entscheidung; it’s a no-brainerda muss man nicht lange überlegen, das versteht sich von selbst
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Additionally, for new systems, installing the new card should be a no brainer, providing support for faster drives (or more drives on a channel) than equally priced, last generation controllers.
The name is derived from the saying "It's a no brainer," which, In this case, means something so obviously good for you that you need not even think about it.
At the end of 1996, the-same union agreed to a slew of no brainer work rule changes - such as allowing wider rollers - that helped to kick off the current construction spree.