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for the taking

Available for one to easily obtain or achieve. With your famous parents, any job is yours for the taking. Some of us, though, actually have to apply for jobs. Our probable valedictorian has been pretty distracted lately, so I think the title is yours for the taking.
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for the taking

(of a person or thing) ready or available for someone to take advantage of.
1994 Jane Hamilton A Map of the World I try to imagine the land for the taking, and what it must have meant to have space for as far as the eye can see.
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Clothing, toys, housewares, computers, books and more were offered free for the taking Saturday as Wellsprings Friends School hosted its first "free sale.
Other items free for the taking included office chairs, Earth First newsletters and a pair of in-line skates.
People believed trees should be free for the taking from nearby woods and weren't willing to pay for them.
Their move to Open Source looks set to achieve positive, disruptive change in the BI space by making a comprehensive BI platform free for the taking.