no-win situation


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Noun1.no-win situation - a situation in which a favorable outcome is impossible; you are bound to lose whatever you do
situation - a complex or critical or unusual difficulty; "the dangerous situation developed suddenly"; "that's quite a situation"; "no human situation is simple"
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no-win situation

nverzwickte Situation (in der man so oder so nicht gewinnen kann); it’s a no-win situationwie mans macht ists falsch

no-win situation

[ˌnəʊwɪnsɪtjʊˈeɪʃn] n to be in a no-win situationaver perso in partenza
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Summary: India on Monday proved that it is a side very keen to acquire champion status by converting a no-win situation into a very creditable draw on the fifth and final day of the second Test against New Zealand at the MaClean Park in Napier.
This is a classic example of a no-win situation," Obama told hundreds of journalists gathered in Chicago for the UNITY convention for journalists of color.
Of the furore surrounding his about-face, Bolger added: "We seem to have been in a no-win situation.
I was in a no-win situation as I was a Welshman who had been associated with one club for many years.