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rabbit hole


rabbit hole

noun

Definition of RABBIT HOLE

a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape <shoreline residents are finding themselves helplessly falling down a rabbit hole in their Sisyphean efforts to halt beach erosion>

March 05, 2015
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