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To cause problems for someone or something

let down

to make someone or something less likely to be successful or effective

hold back

to stop someone from being as successful as they should

embarrass

verb

to cause problems for someone, especially an organization or politician

inhibit

verb

to make it difficult for someone to do something

burden

verb

to create a problem or serious responsibility for someone

plague

verb

to cause a lot of problems for someone or something for a long period of time

bring up against

to make someone have to deal with something

disadvantage

verb

to make it more difficult for someone or something to succeed than other people or things

throttle

verb

to create problems that make it very difficult for something to continue or to develop

count against

to be a disadvantage in a particular situation

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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