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touch and go

touch and go • adj. (of an outcome, esp. one that is desired) possible but very uncertain: it was touch and go there for a while whether they would make it. • n. (touch-and-go) (pl. touch-and-goes) a maneuver in which an aircraft touches the ground as in landing, and immediately takes off again.

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