Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / photo-finish
FEEDBACK
See definition of photo-finish on Dictionary.com
  • as inphoto finish
  • as inclose call

synonyms for photo-finish

  • blanket finish
  • close finish
  • dead heat
  • even money
  • neck-and-neck race
  • cliffhanger
  • close shave
  • close squeeze
  • close thing
  • hairbreadth escape
  • heart stopper
  • narrow escape
  • narrow squeak
  • near go
  • near miss
  • near squeak
  • near thing
  • photofinish
  • squeaker
  • tight squeeze
  • white-knuckler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
This Climate Change Vocab Quiz Is Heating Things Up
START THE QUIZ

How to use photo-finish in a sentence

Scientists behind the project say the reactor could come online by early 2026, setting up a photo finish with Commonwealth to be the first to launch a working fusion reactor.
THE RACE FOR FUSION POWER HEATS UP AS MULTIPLE PROJECTS HIT NEW MILESTONESEDD GENTSEPTEMBER 20, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He shall give his mind to finish the glazing, and his watching to make clean the furnace.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I suppose I must take you down to see the old man, and then we'll go straight off to Rome, and finish the winter there.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
She's been three times; but it's so sad; the story is a beautiful one, only she doesn't think he'll live to finish it.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
The intellect is thus kept compulsorily and delightfully occupied from the start to the finish.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Deppe won't let me finish anything at present, so I can't tell how far along I am myself.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
They use those with long, straight stems, and both their clay and porcelain pipes are of the finest form and finish.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Anchored at Imbros when I got a cable asking me what forces I shall need to carry right through to a finish.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor