Simple Definition of tiebreaker
: something (such as an extra period of play or an extra question) that is used to decide a winner when a game, contest, etc., has ended with a tied score
Full Definition of tiebreaker
: an additional contest or period of play used to select a winner when a competition ends in a tie
First Known Use of tiebreaker
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