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Meaning of “dig yourself into a hole” in the English Dictionary

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dig yourself into a hole

informal (also dig a hole for yourself) to get yourself into a ​difficultsituation: The ​party has really ​dug itself into a ​hole with ​itseconomicpolicies.
(Definition of dig yourself into a hole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dig yourself into a hole”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使自己陷入困境,把自己推入困境…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使自己陷入困境,把自己推入困境…
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