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edge out Explained

edge out at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Verb

Inter: head » en|verb|head=to edge out
  • Inter: idiomati » c To win in a contest or a game by a narrow margin of victory.
    1. Inter: quote-news »


    |year=2011
    |date=January 29
    |author=Chris Bevan
    |title=Torquay 0 - 1 Crawley Town
    |work=BBC
    |url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/fa_cup/9379079.stm
    |page=
    |passage=Crawley missed two penalties but still edged out League Two Torquay to become the first non-league side to reach the FA Cup fifth round for 17 years.
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