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tossup - (勝負などを決めるための)硬貨投げ、五分五分の見込み

tossup

  • (勝負などを決めるための)硬貨投げ、五分五分の見込み
  • the tossing of a coin to make a decision between two alternatives; a situation in which any of two or more outcomes or options is equally possible or equally attractive.

Examples

  • The 'Tossup' states are those which Donald Trump and Joe Biden both have a chance of winning, while 'Lean' shows where it is more likely that one particular candidate will win.

2020 US大統領選挙時、州ごとの結果チャート

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spoiler alert - ネタバレ注意

spoiler alert

  • ネタバレ注意、ネタバレあり
  • (in a discussion or review of a film, book, television drama, etc.) a warning that an important detail of the plot development is about to be revealed.

Examples

  • Movie Review: "1917" (Spoiler Alert)
    The film "1917" is a force to be reckoned with. It has big set pieces, strong A-list actors...