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In the bag

DEFINITION

Certainty. Assured success. ‘Bag’ would suggest your bag in which¬† you hold your desires and needs, so to be in the bag means the outcome you want. (Compare to Sure thing.)

“I spoke t my manager today and my promotion is in the bag.”

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