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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 type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for example tennis,...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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