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Significado de “have your back to/against the wall” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "have your back to/against the wall" - Diccionario Inglés

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have your back to/against the wall

to have very ​seriousproblems that ​limit the ​ways in which you can ​act: He ​owesmoney to everyone - he really has his back to the ​wall now.
(Definition of have your back to/against the wall from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “have your back to/against the wall”
en chino (simplificado) 处于绝境…
en chino (tradicionál) 處於絕境…
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