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It is an offer to give something good to someone, however there is nothing firm about it or it is unlikely to materialize.

If you do this I will make sure it snows in August.

Additional definitions for 'pie in the sky':

pie in the skyA belief that one's wildest dreams shall come true. A devotee, of pie in the sky is prone to believe the most impossible possibility. The taller the tale you can spin, the greater chance he'll buy into it!
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