English to German Meaning :: predicament

Dilemma, Zwangslage, Kalamität
Predicament :
Dilemma
- DilemmaPrädikamente
 

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Noun(1) a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one

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(1) The word crisis is too often used to exaggerate the predicament of a club experiencing hard times.(2) We are all too often reminded in the media of the financial predicament many pensioners find themselves in.(3) the club's financial predicament(4) It is impossible not to feel sympathy for those caught up in this mess - few of whom can be blamed for their predicament .(5) Thus, there is the serious predicament of an insecurity complex that cannot be easily resolved.(6) That was all he said, a string of words said in a broken whisper which made no sense when put in the context of our predicament .(7) What they often don't realise is that there are plenty of other people out there in the same predicament .(8) She started, as though she had thought she was completely alone in her predicament .(9) He must use it wisely if his club are to escape their current predicament .(10) His predicament allows him to spot unlikely but truthful parallels between comic books and real life.(11) Gamblers, and most civilians as well, are continually confronted with predicaments posed by uncertainty and chance.(12) Considering the wealth of character and the variety of predicaments that are presented, a tidy ending would be difficult, but what we're given is too close to inept for comfort.(13) Charcoal burning was represented as a legitimate way out of the person's financial predicaments .(14) As wages decline relative to the cost of living, workers formerly considered part of the middle class fall into lower-income financial predicaments , including debt, loss of health coverage, and lack of savings.(15) His mission, given to him whether he wanted it or not, will reportedly force him to deal with diverse enemies, challenging him to survive intense combat situations as well as other intriguing predicaments .(16) However, I give credit to them for choosing to turn what could have been cliched confrontation scenes into smarter, more unusually human and complex situations - sitcom predicaments made realistic.
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Synonyms
Noun
1. difficult situation ::
schwierige Situation
2. mess ::
Chaos
3. difficulty ::
Schwierigkeit
4. plight ::
Notlage
5. quandary ::
Dilemma
6. muddle ::
Durcheinander
8. hole ::
Loch
9. fix ::
Fix
10. jam ::
Marmelade
11. pickle ::
Essiggurke
12. scrape ::
kratzen
13. bind ::
binden
15. dilemma ::
Dilemma
16. can of worms ::
können Würmer
Different Forms
predicament, predicaments
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Hale:
Your predicament is unique.

Hale: Your PREDICAMENT is unique.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 7


No worries, I explained
my predicament to our letter carrier.

No worries, I explained my PREDICAMENT to our letter carrier.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 5


...but I must remind you
we are in our predicament...

...but I must remind you we are in our PREDICAMENT...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 10


I am advising the king
on our current predicament.

I am advising the king on our current PREDICAMENT.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 4


And now, how to avert disaster
with our current predicament.

And now, how to avert disaster with our current PREDICAMENT.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 4


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