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embattledadjective

 us   /ɪmˈbæt̬·əld/
having a lot of ​problems or ​difficulties: The embattled ​leaders are ​trying to ​hold on to ​theirpositions.
(Definition of embattled from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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embattledadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ɪmˈbætld/
experiencing a lot of problems or difficulties: The company's embattled ​chiefexecutive came in for more ​media criticism today.
(Definition of embattled from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “embattled”
in Chinese (Simplified) 危机四伏的, 处境艰难的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 危機四伏的, 處境艱難的…
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