honours are even

Honours are even
If honours are even, then a competition has ended with neither side emerging as a winner.

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  • honours are even —    If honours are even, then a competition has ended with neither side emerging as a winner.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Honours are even —   If honours are even, then a competition has ended with neither side emerging as a winner …   Dictionary of English idioms

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