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Definición de “hot potato” en inglés

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hot potato

noun [C] uk   us  
a problem, situation, etc. that is difficult to deal with and causes a lot of disagreement: The abortion issue is a political hot potato in the United States.
Traducciones de “hot potato”
en chino (tradicionál) 棘手的事情,麻煩事, 燙手山竽…
en chino (simplificado) 棘手的事情,麻烦事…
(Definition of hot potato from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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