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in a difficult situation because you do not have enough time, money, or other things that you need
suffering from unfair and cruel treatment by a more powerful person or government
if a situation is deadlocked, or if people are deadlocked, there is a serious disagreement and neither person or group involved in it is willing to change their opinions or position
unable to solve a problem and continue working
having a lot of problems or criticism to deal with
involved in a difficult situation
in a worse situation than you were before, or than someone else is now
in a situation that you cannot deal with because it is too difficult or dangerous
in a very difficult situation
in a very difficult situation, or with a serious problem to deal with
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
a type of broom made with sticks and twigs. Witches are often shown riding through the air on...
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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