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wrestle with sth

phrasal verb with wrestle uk   us   /ˈres.l̩/ verb [I or T]
to ​try very hard to ​deal with a ​problem or to make a ​difficultdecision: The ​government is ​wrestling with ​difficulteconomicproblems. He ​wrestled with the ​decision for several ​weeks, ​wondering what he should do.
(Definition of wrestle with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wrestle with sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 努力解决, 艰难对付…
in Turkish boğuşmak, uğraşmak…
in Russian бороться, биться с чем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 努力解決, 艱難對付…
in Polish walczyć z czymś…
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