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sure thing:

Disparaging term defining a woman as sexually promiscuous and readily available to anyone. It is also the title and subject of a movie The Sure Thing (1985).

Synonyms: dead-cert ; dead-easy ; lead-pipe-cinch . See playgirl for synonyms.


(1) Said to Frank Farmer (Kevin Costner) about Rachel Marrion (Whitney Houston) in The Bodyguard (1993): ' Everybody said she was a sure thing , but you already knew that .'

(2) Lola Caine (Sean Young) in a bar with Ned Ravine (Armand Assante) in Fatal Instinct (1993):
-- Lola: ' If you leave first ...'
-- Ned: ' They'll think I'm a putz for passing up a sure thing .'

See Also: asymmetriphobia, bug up the ass, cause of causes, cinch, dead cert, dead easy, do the natural thing, do the wild thing, frigophobia, fuck something up, get it together, hagiophobia, herpetophobia, lead-pipe cinch, megalophobia, microphobia, mycrophobia, neophobia, polyphobia, self-disclosure, snap, sure thing, that certain something, thing, thingumbobs, this and that, unspoken language (of love), xenophobia, yentz

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