What does 'Shooting fish in a barrel' mean?
If something is like shooting fish in a barrel, it is so easy that success is almost guaranteed.
Example: "For my first exam I was really nervous and worried that it would be too difficult for me, but it was actually as easy as shooting fish in a barrel!"
Contributor: Richard Flynn
Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Big fish
- Other fish to fry
- Fish or cut bait
- Like a fish needs a bicycle
- Kettle of fish
- Drink like a fish
- Like a fish out of water
- Neither fish nor fowl
- Fish out of water
- Bigger fish to fry
- Cold fish
- Queer fish
- Big fish in a small pond
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