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1. easy: a hands-down victory.
2. unchallenged; certain: a hands-down bestseller.
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Adj.1.hands-down - achieved without great effort; "a hands-down victory"
easy - posing no difficulty; requiring little effort; "an easy job"; "an easy problem"; "an easy victory"; "the house is easy to heat"; "satisfied with easy answers"; "took the easy way out of his dilemma"
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