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game, set, match

An expression indicating finality, announcing that a series of events—usually involving some form of rivalry—has reached a conclusion.

A few years after that, Mikhail Gorbachev effectively surrendered in a cold war that had lasted almost four decades, and in a few more years the Berlin Wall came down. Game, set, match.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

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game, set, matchAn expression commonly used at the conclusion of a tennis match to indicate that a competitor has won.
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