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rut

noun
 
 
/rʌt/
in a rut in a bad situation where you do the same things all the time, or where it is impossible to make progress: He seems to be stuck in a rut at the moment.Bore and bored
[C] a deep, narrow mark in the ground made by a wheelRough, irregular and unevenHoles, hollows and dips
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