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English definition of “bottomless pit”

bottomless pit

noun [C usually singular]    
something that seems to have no limits, or a situation that will never end: We'll be pouring money into a bottomless pit if we try to keep that factory open.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disastersUnlimited
(Definition of bottomless pit noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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