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synonyms for tiebreaker

  • deathblow
  • early death
  • premature death
  • stroke of death
  • untimely end
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How to use tiebreaker in a sentence

They hold the tiebreaker advantage after beating the Seahawks last month.
CAM NEWTON’S STRUGGLES CONTINUE AS PATRIOTS’ POSTSEASON HOPES PLUMMET WITH LOSS TO RAMSMARK MASKEDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
They’re the team to beat in the NFC East now, with four straight victories and the tiebreaker advantage over Washington.
NFL WEEK 14 POWER RANKINGS: CHIEFS RETURN TO NO. 1 AFTER STEELERS’ STUNNING LOSSMARK MASKEDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If one of the candidates really doesn’t want the job but still manages to win in the tiebreaker, Haas said, he could then quit the position and allow the school board to appoint a replacement – presumably the other guy.
WE HAVE A TIE IN THE WARNER UNIFIED SCHOOL BOARD RACERANDY DOTINGADECEMBER 7, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If one of the candidates really doesn’t want the job but still manages to win in the tiebreaker, Vu said, he could then quit the position and allow the school board to appoint a replacement – presumably the other guy.
POLITICS REPORT: THE NOT INACCURATE STORYANDREW KEATTS AND SCOTT LEWISDECEMBER 5, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Tennessee also has a tiebreaker over Buffalo because it beat the Bills in Week 5.
HOW THE NFL PLAYOFF PICTURE IS SHAPING UP IN WEEK 12DES BIELERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Giants hold the tiebreaker by virtue of their two victories over Washington.
TYREEK HILL AND DERRICK HENRY DELIVER MONSTER PERFORMANCES IN NFL WEEK 12CINDY BOREN, MARK MASKE, DES BIELERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
They’re behind in tiebreakers now, but they’ll win at least four of those games, I have to believe.
EVERY DAY, THE CHIEFS WRITE THE BOOK (ON EPIC COMEBACKS)SARA ZIEGLER (SARA.ZIEGLER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)NOVEMBER 23, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
As a tiebreaker, try to name the winner of the Oceanside mayoral race.
POLITICS REPORT: IT’S HAPPENING! PLUS, THE ELECTIONS CONTESTSCOTT LEWIS AND ANDREW KEATTSOCTOBER 31, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
When you can’t reach agreement, come to us and we’ll be the tiebreaker.
INSIDE THE UTILITY COMPANY LOBBYING BLITZ THAT WILL HIKE ELECTRIC BILLSBY PATRICK WILSON, RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCHOCTOBER 9, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO TIEBREAKER

  • deathblow
  • early death
  • premature death
  • stroke of death
  • tiebreaker
  • untimely end
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.