it's a toss-up

it's a toss-up

It is a situation in which the outcome cannot be predicted or a decision between two things is very close. I don't know which team will win. Both have done so well this season that it's a real toss-up. Should I take the entry level position, or go back to school? It's a toss-up in my mind.

It's a toss-up.

Inf. It's hard to tell the winner, and it could be won by either player or either team. The game's almost over, and it's a toss-up.
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