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carry the day

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to achieve victory (as in a contest)
  • They had a bad start, but the home team managed to carry the day in the end.

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“Carry the day.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carry%20the%20day. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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