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English definition of “rocky road”

rocky road

If you are on a rocky road, you are experiencing a difficult period and have a lot of problems: Bernanke predicts a rocky road ahead for the economy.Experiencing difficulties
(Definition of rocky road from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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