like a ripe plum


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like a ripe plum

Easily; with very little resistance. We just need patience: after a few months of being cut off from supplies, the city will fall into our hands like a ripe plum.
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like a ripe plum (or ripe plums)

used to convey that something can be obtained with little or no effort.
See also: like, plum, ripe