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no-brainer

n. an easy question that takes no thinking to answer; a simple problem that requires no intellect to solve; a dilemma that requires no pondering to resolve. His proposal of marriage was a no-brainer. She turned him down flat on the spot.
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If a no-hoper is a person with no hope, then ought not a no-brainer be someone without a brain?
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Everybody who I spoke to had nothing but good words to say about everything and everybody at the club, which made this decision a no-brainer.
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Robbie is such an outstanding goalscorer for Ireland that he's obviously earned the right to start, but sooner or later someone is going to realise it's a no-brainer to partner Shane and Kevin.
Shadow health minister Mike Penning said: "It's a no-brainer.
Veteran downhillers who wish to dabble in cross-country skiing might consider it a no-brainer and plunge right in, but a little instruction can be beneficial.
We looked at other space options," admitted Sal Vitale, The Conference Board's senior vice president of operations, "but at the end of the day, the decision to stay was really a no-brainer.
This type of homeland security should be a no-brainer.
When you compare the number of Iraqi civilians who may have lost their lives in this war compared to the number of lives that Saddam was taking, going to Iraq was a no-brainer.
The high fuel economy of diesel-powered vehicles, such as the Volkswagen Golf GL TDI, may seem like a no-brainer for environmentalists looking for a new car.
For film composer Miriam Cutler, the decision to score Keith Fulton and Louis Pepe's Lost in La Mancha was a no-brainer.
Adding capacity seems as if it should be a no-brainer because, nowadays, multigiga-byte storage devices are practically commodity items.
Combined with MRO's ability to integrate their workflow with our EMR system makes this a no-brainer.
McGhee said: "The decision to have him back is a no-brainer.