touch-and-go

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I have here a passage from the diary, where it seems to have been touch-and-go.

"It's been touch-and-go as it is," he murmured, pressing his hand against his side.

He managed to elude his fellow-countrymen as it happened, but it was "touch-and-go" with him.

Facts showed that our belief was right, though it was a touch-and-go chance.

It is a touch-and-go affair; the stimulus presses the button and then subsides, while the neural organization does the rest.

But it was no joking matter with, me either, my dear fellow; it was touch-and-go at the time.

It was touch-and-go with me all the time from the soup down, I assure you.'

It had been only touch-and-go, but the man's warm Irish heart had saved him.

These touch-and-go experiments form no part of the strict duties of the chulo; his exclusive province is the banderilla.

There is not much chance of Empathy and Empathy's pleasures and pains in their lightning-speed, touch-and-go visions!

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