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Noun Synset: 114411243

Words: situation

Gloss: a complex or critical or unusual difficulty; "the dangerous situation developed suddenly"; "that's quite a situation"; "no human situation is simple"

hypernym 114408086 - difficulty
hyponym 113933391 - conflict_of_interest
hyponym 113933560 - crisis
hyponym 113934070 - crunch
hyponym 113935572 - hornet's_nest, hornets'_nest
hyponym 113935910 - hot_potato
hyponym 113936030 - how-d'ye-do, how-do-you-do
hyponym 113936153 - embroilment, imbroglio
hyponym 113936557 - Mexican_standoff
hyponym 113936676 - incubus, nightmare
hyponym 113936783 - no-win_situation
hyponym 113936939 - pass, strait, straits
hyponym 113937406 - purgatory
hyponym 113938296 - swamp
hyponym 113944096 - ticking_bomb, time_bomb
hyponym 113944337 - tinderbox
hyponym 113944516 - urgency
hyponym 114015361 - dead_end, deadlock, impasse, stalemate, standstill
hyponym 114411772 - quicksand

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