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sticky wicket

noun [C usually singular] uk   UK us  
a difficult situation: This is something of a sticky wicket you've got us into.
Translations of “sticky wicket”
in Chinese (Traditional) 困境…
in Chinese (Simplified) 困境…
(Definition of sticky wicket from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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