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be (caught) between a rock and a hard place

to be in a very ​difficultsituation and to have to make a hard ​decision
(Definition of be (caught) between a rock and a hard place from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be (caught) between a rock and a hard place”
in Chinese (Simplified) 进退两难,左右为难…
in Chinese (Traditional) 進退兩難,左右為難…
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