smooth sailing

smooth sailing
Synonyms and related words:
clarity, clear coast, clear road, ease, easiness, easy going, effortlessness, facileness, facility, freedom, highroad, intelligibility, lack of hindrance, plain sailing, plane sailing, royal road, simplicity, smooth road, smoothness, straight sailing, uncomplexity, uncomplicatedness

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  • smooth sailing — american phrase progress of a plan without difficulty or problems Thesaurus: progress and developmentsynonym Main entry: smooth * * * smooth sailing see ↑sailing • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • smooth sailing — If something is smooth sailing, then you can progress without difficulty.  ( Plain sailing is also used.) …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • smooth sailing — See: PLAIN SAILING …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • smooth sailing — See: PLAIN SAILING …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • smooth\ sailing — • plain sailing • smooth sailing n. phr. An uncomplicated, unhampered, or easy course. For a graduate of such a famous university as he was, that assignment was plain sailing …   Словарь американских идиом

  • smooth sailing —    If something is smooth sailing, then you can progress without difficulty.</p><p>( Plain sailing is an also used.)   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • smooth sailing — easy job, an operation that has no problems    After we paid the bank for our loan, it was smooth sailing …   English idioms

  • smooth sailing — American progress of a plan without difficulty or problems …   English dictionary

  • smooth sailing —  Without problems or restrictions …   American business jargon

  • smooth — smooth1 [ smuð ] adjective ** ▸ 1 even ▸ 2 well controlled ▸ 3 drink: not bitter ▸ 4 without problems ▸ 5 relaxed/confident 1. ) completely even with no rough areas or lumps: A baby s skin is as smooth as silk. ─ opposite ROUGH 2. ) a smooth ride …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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