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be up against it

informal
to be having or likely to have serious problems or difficulties: With seven members of the team missing, Hull are going to be up against it. Many families are up against it, unable to afford even basic items.
(Definition of be up against it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be up against it”
in Chinese (Simplified) 陷入(或面临)困境…
in Chinese (Traditional) 陷入(或面臨)困境…
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