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English definition of “be in a hole”

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be in a hole

UK informal
to be in a difficult or an embarrassing situation: We've lost the order and we're in a bit of a hole.
Translations of “be in a hole”
in Chinese (Traditional) 處於困境, 處於窘境…
in Chinese (Simplified) 处于困境, 处于窘境…
(Definition of be in a hole from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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