Definition of a piece of old tackie in English:

a piece of old tackie

phrase

South African
informal
  • An easy task.

    ‘tossing a magazine together looks like a piece of old tackie’
    • ‘As everyone has a house and a street address the periodic census is a piece of old tackie.’
    • ‘Choosing the best bedroom furniture among the multitude of possibilities isn't a piece of old tackie for the average Joe.’
    • ‘After you've done this, the rest is a piece of old tackie.’
    easy task, easy job, child's play, five-finger exercise, gift, walkover, nothing, sinecure, gravy train
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