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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
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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