toss–up

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noun \-ˌəp\

Definition of toss–up

  1. 1 :  toss 2b

  2. 2 :  an even chance

  3. 3 :  something that offers no clear basis for choice

1812

First Known Use of toss–up

1812


TOSS–UP Defined for English Language Learners

toss–up

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noun \-ˌəp\

Definition of toss–up for English Language Learners

  • : a situation in which there is no clear right choice or in which what will happen is not known


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