Examples of dead heat in a Sentence
the horses crossed the finish line in a dead heat
Recent Examples of dead heat from the Web
After finishing in a dead heat for fifth in the Classic, Arrogate was retired to stud.
Within a couple of weeks of the ad's airing, the race narrowed to a dead heat.
His appearances come after a Fox News poll shows the race as a dead heat, while other polls show Moore with somewhere between a 6 to 8 percentage point advantage.
Polling suggests that Gillespie and Northam are in a dead heat.
Arrogate finished in a dead heat for fifth with Gunnevera, done in once again at the seaside track north of San Diego.
Arrogate, the 2-1 favorite and last year’s Classic winner, finished in a dead heat for fifth with Gunnevera.
Favored Arrogate finished in a dead heat for fifth in his final career race.
In Georgia: The 6th District congressional runoff, taking place on Tuesday night, is in a dead heat, Michelle Goldberg reports from the northern suburbs of Atlanta.
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DEAD HEAT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dead heat for English Language Learners
: a contest in which two or more competitors earn the same score or finish at the same time
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