Synonyms for dead heat
- Mexican standoff
- blanket finish
- even money
- neck-and-neck race
- photo finish
- six of one and half a dozen of the other
- tie game
- without a difference
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEAD HEAT
Remus is a sharper, Remus is a cheat, Remus collared my side, And made it a dead heat.
I ought to have got it from Smythe, of the School-house; but all I could do was to dead heat his time.
Amidst the shouts and the commotion the result was announced—a dead heat.
I followed Pest into the presence of the major,—we ran a dead heat!
The judge, however, a Portuguese, decided that it was a dead heat.
(c) After a dead heat, which was rowed in 10 minutes 22 seconds.
The Continental and Martin's may be said to run a dead heat for third place.
If he believes we're willing to call this thing a dead heat he may conclude to stick.
He jumped at this favourable decision on my part, and 'calculated' forthwith that it was a dead heat.
On the contrary, their contests generally ended in a dead heat, or something very nearly approaching it.