Meaning of “scoreless” in the English Dictionary

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"scoreless" in British English

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scorelessadjective

uk /ˈskɔː.ləs/ us /ˈskɔːr.ləs/

In a scoreless game, no goals or points are scored:

After a scoreless first half, United went on to win 2–0.
a scoreless draw

(Definition of “scoreless” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"scoreless" in American English

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scorelessadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈskɔr·ləs, ˈskoʊr-/

having no points scored:

After eight innings, the game was still a scoreless tie (= neither team had made any points).

(Definition of “scoreless” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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