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nip and tuck

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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: It was nip and tuck as to who would win the playoffs.
Translations of “nip and tuck”
in Chinese (Traditional) (比賽中)勢均力敵,不相伯仲…
in Chinese (Simplified) (比赛中)势均力敌,不相上下…
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