nothing to it, there's

It's not at all difficult, it's easy, as in Of course I can fix the faucet—there's nothing to it. This hyperbolic term was first recorded in 1934.


Nearby words

  1. nothing new under the sun,
  2. nothing of the kind,
  3. nothing short of,
  4. nothing succeeds like success,
  5. nothing to do with,
  6. nothing to sneeze at,
  7. nothing to speak of,
  8. nothing to write home about,
  9. nothing ventured, nothing gained,
  10. nothing will come of nothing

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