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English definition of “be in the hole”

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be in the hole

US informal
to be in debt: After selling all its assets, the bank was still half a million dollars in the hole.
Translations of “be in the hole”
in Chinese (Traditional) 欠債,虧空…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欠债,亏空…
(Definition of be in the hole from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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