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inside track

n.
1. Informal An advantageous position, as in a competition.
2. Sports The path next to the inner rail in a curved racetrack.

inside track

n
1. (Horse Racing) the inner and therefore shorter side of a racecourse
2. informal a position of advantage: the local man has the inside track in this contest.

in′side track′


n.
1. the inner, or shorter, track of a racecourse.
2. an advantageous position in a competitive situation.
[1855–60, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inside track - a favorable position in a competition; "the boss's son had the inside track for that job"
favorable position, favourable position, superiority - the quality of being at a competitive advantage
2.inside track - the inner side of a curved racecourse
racecourse, racetrack, raceway, track - a course over which races are run
track, path, course - a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river"

inside track

noun
Informal. A dominating position, as in a conflict:
Informal: jump.
Translations

inside track

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