Definition of 'predicament'
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She was startled to realize that she was not surprised by the predicament in which she found herself. THE SERPENT'S MARKHer mummified presence and occasional comments served merely to make him more aware of his predicament, while resolving nothing. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFEDespite his own precarious position, he was still enjoying my predicament. DOUBTING THOMAS
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Translations for 'predicament'
British English: predicament NOUN
If you are in a predicament, you are in an unpleasant situation that is difficult to get out of.
He explained our predicament.
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