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    predicament

    Dear teachers,

    Would you tell me whether I am right about my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentences?

    1. I felt a sharp anger against him for the predicament in which he had placed me. (A. Cronin)
    2. Here was a predicament, inasmuch as I was in a desperate hurry.

    predicament = a difficult, perplexing, or trying situation; a difficult, often embarrassing situation or condition

    Thanks for your efforts.

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    Re: predicament

    Your interpretation is correct.

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