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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 try very hard to deal with a difficult situation
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
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
a very light type of cake made with flour, eggs, and sugar
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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