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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “nip and tuck”

nip and tuck

mainly US
If a competition is nip and tuck, first one side seems to be winning and then the other, so that the result is not certain
(比赛中)势均力敌,不相上下
It was nip and tuck as to who would win the playoffs, but Denver's determination helped them to beat a tough Washington team.
尽管在季后赛中难分高下,但丹佛掘金队的坚毅最终帮助他们战胜了强大的华盛顿奇才队。
Competitions, and parts of competitions
(Definition of nip and tuck from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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