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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



to cause problems for someone, especially an organization or politician



to make it difficult for someone to do something



to create a problem or serious responsibility for someone



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



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



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

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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