|part of speech:
||a difficult or dangerous situation with no obvious or completely satisfactory solution.
- dilemma, fix, jam, plight
- similar words:
- bind, box, Catch-22, corner, hole, hot water, imbroglio, mess, quagmire, quandary, scrape, spot, straits
||case, complication, crisis, demon, difficulty, doubt, emergency, enigma, knot, matter, pass, picture, problem, push, puzzle, trouble