What does 'Touch-and-go' mean?

Meaning 1:

If something is touch-and-go, it is very uncertain; if someone is ill and may well die, then it is touch-and-go.

Meaning 2:

If something is touch-and-go, the result is uncertain and could be good or bad.


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