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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.
Translations of “quandary”
in Korean 진퇴양난…
in Arabic مَأزَق…
in French embarras…
in Turkish kararsızlık, tereddüt, karar vermeme…
in Italian dubbio, perplessità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 困境, 猶豫不決…
in Russian затруднительное положение…
in Polish rozterka, dylemat…
in Spanish dilema, apuro…
in Portuguese dilema, dúvida, incerteza…
in German verzwickte Lage…
in Catalan dilema…
in Japanese 迷い, 葛藤, 苦境…
in Chinese (Simplified) 窘境, 犹豫不决…
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