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double bind


double bind

noun

Definition of DOUBLE BIND

a situation in which one has to choose between two or more equally unsatisfactory choices <the double bind faced by every politician: responding to scurrilous charges only gives them unwarranted publicity; not responding to such charges is often interpreted as an admission of guilt>
Near Antonyms breeze, cinch, duck soup, snap

March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
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