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English definition of “quandary”


noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈkwɒn.dri/ us    /ˈkwɑːn-/
a state of not being able to decide what to do about a situation in which you are involved: I've had two job offers, and I'm in a real quandary about/over which one to accept.Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
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