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by a whisker

by a very ​smallamount: Last ​time she ​raced against the Brazilian, she ​won by a whisker.
(Definition of by a whisker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “by a whisker”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一丝儿,一点儿,很少量…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一絲,一點,很少量…
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