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all square

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishall squareall squareBritish EnglishEQUAL to have the same number of points as your opponent in a competition The teams were all square at the end of the first half. square
Examples from the Corpus
all squareIt was a thrilling encounter with Colm going two up quite early in the round and getting pegged back to all square.It seems they're all square in the sexy filming battle.Good play from Wilson at the 15 and a birdie 3 at the 16 brought the match all square once again.At the next they were all square when Lyle missed from three feet.In the ultimate, within a reflecting boundary, all squares will be occupied.Dennis Conner will start all square with no technological edge.That's how to keep things all square with the Umpire.
(all) square(all) squareinformalEQUALOWE# if two people are square, they do not owe each other any money Here’s your £10 back, so that makes us square. square
Examples from the Corpus
(all) squareAt the next they were all square when Lyle missed from three feet.Dennis Conner will start all square with no technological edge.Good play from Wilson at the 15 and a birdie 3 at the 16 brought the match all square once again.In the ultimate, within a reflecting boundary, all squares will be occupied.It seems they're all square in the sexy filming battle.It was a thrilling encounter with Colm going two up quite early in the round and getting pegged back to all square.That's how to keep things all square with the Umpire.
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