horse-race horse-race

Definition(s):

  • (v) compete in a horse race

Usage(s):

  • An overcaffeinated and underdiscerning press has become complicit in the horse-race presidency.

News

  1. Lakers GM not surprised by Howard's departure

    The horse-race coverage of Dwight Howard’s free agency made for an interesting spectacle, but the reported information regarding the All-Star center’s future was relatively consistent from the start of the negotiating period on July 1 until the time of his signing: Houston was, at the very least, a major player.
    on July 30, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak not surprised by Dwight Howard's move to Rockets

    The horse-race coverage of Dwight Howard’s free agency made for an interesting spectacle, but the reported information regarding the All-Star center’s future was relatively consistent from the start of the negotiating period on July 1 until the time of his signing: Houston was, at the very least, a major player.
    on July 30, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

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