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to have come to the end of all possibilities for action
to be badly affected by a very difficult or unpleasant situation
to experience something, especially something that is unpleasant but necessary
to be forced to experience something unpleasant
to suffer something difficult or unpleasant in a patient way over a long period
to experience something unpleasant as a result of something that you have done
to experience something difficult or unpleasant
to be in a very difficult situation, especially one involving a lack of money
to be in a position in which you have to choose between two things that are not good
to be in a difficult or unpleasant situation
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
said in a way that is intended to make someone feel stupid or bad
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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