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  1. behind the eight-balladjective

    In a difficult situation or tight spot.

    After his last two projects failed, he was really behind the eight-ball.

    Synonyms:
    snookered

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  1. Tom Kloza:

    Russian oil is not crucial to United States. United States's crucial to Europe, i don't know what Europe is going to do without Russian crude. If you take it away, Europe is really behind the eight ball.

  2. Tom Kloza:

    Russian oil is not crucial to The US. The US's crucial to Europe, i don't know what Europe is going to do without Russian crude. If you take it away, Europe is really behind the eight ball.

  3. Steve Gregg:

    I really don't feel like they have any interest in supporting drivers, lyft seems to be kind of behind the eight ball in comparison to Uber.

  4. Charles Gerow:

    The truth is that if Lowman Henry haven't been working at these delegate contests for a while, Lowman Henry're playing from way behind the eight ball.

  5. Darin Anderson:

    With prices as low as they are you need to maximize yields as much as you can, you already know you are going to be behind the eight ball from the get go. Everyone is behind.


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