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score·less

 (skôr′lĭs)
adj.
1. Having no points scored; having a score of zero: At the end of the first quarter, the game was scoreless.
2. Having scored no points: The opponent's strong defense managed to hold the star player scoreless throughout the first half of the game.

scoreless

(ˈskɔːləs)
adj
(General Sporting Terms) (of a game of football, baseball, and some other sports) in which neither team has scored any goals or points
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.scoreless - having no points scores; "a scoreless inning"
unsuccessful - not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome
Translations

scoreless

[ˈskɔːlɪs] ADJ scoreless drawempate m a cero

scoreless

[ˈskɔːrləs] adj [game] → qui s'est terminé sur un score vierge; [draw, tie] → zéro à zéro
Norway held Holland to a scoreless draw
BUT La Norvège a obtenu un nul 0-0 contre la Hollande.
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THE points were shared at the Talbot Athletic Ground after a remarkable Foster's Challenge Cup Pool B clash ended scoreless.
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ENGLAND international Tony Currie was sent off and three other Leeds United players were warned as they fought out a scoreless draw against European Clip-Winners' Cup finalists Fortuna Duesseldorf in Duesseldorf West Germany.
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Mulcahy was seen as the weak link in the Rebels full back line but produced a superb performance, holding Carey scoreless.
Kanekoa Texeira worked around a pair of two-out singles in a scoreless fifth inning, which followed his scoreless inning in Friday's 15-3 thumping of the Giants.
Pitcher John Hussey threw five scoreless innings, Dustin Gibbs threw four scoreless innings and Jeremy McBryde tossed three scoreless innings in Spokane.
The Centurions (8-4-3, 2-3-1) had several scoring opportunities during a scoreless first half, creating open spaces and moving the ball around the field but could not complete the opportunities.