Definition of even stephen
: having the same score : capable of going one way or the other : tied, even, fifty-fifty at the end of the seventh the two teams were even Stephen, no hits, no runs, no errors dividing up on an even Stephen basis — J. D. Ratcliff a few more undecided, and the race will be even Stephen — R. L. Neuberger
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Origin and Etymology of even stephen
from the name Stephen, Steven, used as rhyming slang
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