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dilemma


dilemma

noun

Definition of DILEMMA

1
a situation in which one has to choose between two or more equally unsatisfactory choices <faced with a dilemma whether to spend the night out in the cold or go inside and face his father>
Near Antonyms breeze, cinch, duck soup, snap
2
a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape <with home prices in a free fall, sellers were in a terrible dilemma>

March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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