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neck and neck

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of neck and neck

  1. showing little difference in the standing of the competitors <a neck and neck finish in which only a fraction of a second separated the winner from the runner-up> Synonyms down-to-the-wire, hairbreadth, narrow, close, nip and tuck, tightRelated Words crowded




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