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[taws-uhp, tos-]
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  1. the tossing of a coin to decide something by its fall.
  2. an even choice or chance: It's a tossup whether they'll come or not.
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Origin of tossup

First recorded in 1740–50; noun use of verb phrase toss up
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Related Words for tossup

prospect, trend, tendency, possibility, probability, likelihood, risk, circumstance, hazard, incident, action, opportunity, hope, anticipation, odds, expectation, feasibility, chance, contingency, sweepstake

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