What does 'Between the devil and the deep blue sea' mean?
If you are caught between the devil and the deep blue sea, you are in a dilemma; a difficult choice.
- Category: Religion
Idioms similar to 'Between the devil and the deep blue sea'
- Better the devil you know
- Devil may care
- Devil is in the detail
- Let the devil take the hindmost
- Speak of the devil!
- Devil's advocate
- If you lie down with the Devil, you will wake up in hell
- Idle hands are the devil's handiwork
- Devil finds work for idle hands
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