Translation of "quagmire" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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quagmirenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkwɒɡ.maɪər/ us /ˈkwæɡ.maɪr/

an area of soft, wet ground that you sink into if you try to walk on it

沼澤地,泥潭
At the end of the game, the pitch was a real quagmire. 在比賽的最後階段,場地是一片泥濘。

a difficult and dangerous situation

困境,危險的境地
Since the coup, the country has sunk deeper into a quagmire of violence and lawlessness. 自政變以來,該國陷入了暴力肆虐、無法無天的境地,而且情況越來越嚴重。

(Translation of “quagmire” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)