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  • Info A match is a tool for starting a fire. more...
  • This is the only first-class match to be played at the ground.
  • He returned to play in the final home match of the season.
  • This was the only one-day match he played for the county.
  • It was the only first-class match he played in the year.
  • This is the only first-class match to have been played there.
  • This means that a total of six matches are played within a group.
  • As a result, it did not match the success of his other films.
  • Each team will play a semi-final match in the first match day.
  • He failed to score a single run during his four first-class matches.
  • He also played for the university once in a non-first-class match that season.
  • It required a small operation and ended his tour after two first class matches.
  • At the time he had played in only four first class matches.
  • The team who plays at home is decided when the matches are drawn.
  • The family name of the child often does not match the family name of the father.
  • It was usually the last first-class match of the season.
  • He scored two of these centuries in his first and last first-class matches.
  • They then lost the third/fourth place play-off match against France.
  • Four other non first-class matches were played, three of them one-day matches.
  • Four other non first-class matches were played, three of them one-day matches.
  • It is rare for a team forced to follow on to win the match.
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Meaning of match

  • noun Lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction
    he always carries matches to light his pipe, as long you've a lucifer to light your fag
  • noun A formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
  • noun A burning piece of wood or cardboard
    if you drop a match in there the whole place will explode
  • noun An exact duplicate
    when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook
  • noun The score needed to win a match
  • noun Something that resembles or harmonizes with
    that tie makes a good match with your jacket
  • verb Be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
    The two stories don't agree in many details, The handwriting checks with the signature on the check, The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun
  • verb Provide funds complementary to
    The company matched the employees' contributions
  • verb Bring two objects, ideas, or people together
    This fact is coupled to the other one, Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?, The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project
  • verb Make correspond or harmonize
    Match my sweater
  • verb Give or join in marriage
  • verb Be equal or harmonize
    The two pieces match