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Neck or Nothing

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Desperate. A racing phrase; to win by a neck or to be nowhere—i.e. not counted at all because unworthy of notice.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Necessity
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Neck-verse (Psalm li. 1)
Neck-weed
Neck and Crop
Neck and Heels
Neck and Neck
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Necked
Necklace
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Needful (The)
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