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English definition of “bed of nails”

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bed of nails

a difficult situation or way of life
Translations of “bed of nails”
in Chinese (Traditional) 困境, 艱難的生活…
in Chinese (Simplified) 困境, 艰难的生活…
(Definition of bed of nails from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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