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sudden death

noun, Sports.
1.
an overtime period in which a tied contest is won and play is stopped immediately after one of the contestants scores, as in football, or goes ahead, as in golf.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
Related forms
sudden-death, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sudden-death

sudden death

noun
1.
(in sports, etc) an extra game or contest to decide the winner of a tied competition
2.
an unexpected or quick death
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Slang definitions & phrases for sudden-death

sucky

adjective

Repellent; inferior; low-rent: I was a real sucky waitress/ ''The Tyler Set'' can be real sucky, too (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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