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Synonyms for predicament
prɪˈdɪk ə mənt for 1 ; ˈprɛd ɪ kə- for 2

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. predicament, quandary, plight(noun)

    a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one

    "finds himself in a most awkward predicament"; "the woeful plight of homeless people"

    Synonyms:
    quandary, dilemma, plight, troth

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. predicament

    Synonyms:
    difficulty, try, ing position, state, condition, dilemma, situation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. predicament(n.)

    Synonyms:
    situation (especially a bad situation), condition, state, position, posture, attitude, plight, case

  2. predicament(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] pass, pinch, push, extremity, exigency, emergency, conjuncture

  3. predicament(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Logic.) category, class

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    plight, dilemma, quagmire, hardship, impasse, situation

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Translations for predicament

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  • مأزقArabic
  • Lage, Kategorie, ZwangslageGerman
  • situation délicate, situation difficileFrench
  • स्थितिHindi
  • baj, kellemetlenség, kategória, szorult helyzet, kutyaszorítóHungarian
  • situazione difficileItalian
  • 窮地Japanese
  • pōraruraruMāori
  • klasseDutch
  • категория, затруднительное положение, затруднениеRussian
  • obehaglig situation, predikamentSwedish
  • இக்கட்டானTamil

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