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to start being brave and dealing with a difficult situation
to react to a difficult problem by doing something to make sure that people will forget about it rather than trying to solve it
to take action to do something, especially to solve a problem
to make an organized and determined attempt to deal with a problem, often a social problem such as crime or unemployment
to do something in order to try to stop something bad from happening or a bad situation from becoming worse
to deal with or organize something
to take action in order to deal with a difficult situation
to accept that a bad situation exists and try to deal with it
to try to deal with a problem or question, for example by thinking carefully about it, or by doing things to improve a situation
to try to get a good result despite a bad situation
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
the long part of a golf course that you hit the ball along to get to the hole
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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