neck and neck
adverb or adjective Date: 1799 very close (as in a race)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Neck and Neck — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Neck and Neck (homonymie). Neck and Neck Album par Mark Knopfler et Chet Atkins Sortie 1990 Durée 38:26 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Neck and neck — Neck Neck (n[e^]k), n. [OE. necke, AS. hnecca; akin to D. nek the nape of the neck, G. nacken, OHG. nacch, hnacch, Icel. hnakki, Sw. nacke, Dan. nakke.] 1. The part of an animal which connects the head and the trunk, and which, in man and many… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neck and Neck — Studio album by Chet Atkins and Mark Knopfler Released 1990 …   Wikipedia

  • neck and neck — {adj. or adv.}, {informal} Equal or nearly equal in a race or contest; abreast; tied. * /At the end of the race the two horses were neck and neck./ * /For months John and Harry seemed to be neck and neck in Alice s favor./ Compare: NIP AND TUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • neck and neck — {adj. or adv.}, {informal} Equal or nearly equal in a race or contest; abreast; tied. * /At the end of the race the two horses were neck and neck./ * /For months John and Harry seemed to be neck and neck in Alice s favor./ Compare: NIP AND TUCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Neck and Neck — Para la marca española Neck and Neck véase la página Neck Neck Neck Neck Álbum musical de Chet Atkins Mark Knopfler Publicación octubre 1990 Género(s) Country Duració …   Wikipedia Español

  • neck and neck — adjective Very close in progress, as in a race or contest. The polls suggest that the candidates were neck and neck in the election …   Wiktionary

  • neck and neck — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Nearly equivalent or even: close, nip and tuck, tight. See NEAR …   English dictionary for students

  • Neck and Neck (homonymie) — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Musique Neck and Neck est un album de Chet Atkins et Mark Knopfler. Cinéma Neck and Neck est un court métrage muet américain réalisé par Fred Hibbard… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Neck and crop — Neck Neck (n[e^]k), n. [OE. necke, AS. hnecca; akin to D. nek the nape of the neck, G. nacken, OHG. nacch, hnacch, Icel. hnakki, Sw. nacke, Dan. nakke.] 1. The part of an animal which connects the head and the trunk, and which, in man and many… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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