in the hunt

idiom

Definition of in the hunt

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: having a chance to win or succeed in a contest or competition At this point in the season, both teams are still in the hunt.

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in (the) hope of/that

in the hunt

in the interest of

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“In the hunt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20hunt. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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