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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It was a no-win situation for me today," said Ralston.
It's really a no-win situation for the manager who will be expected to treat the sellout crowd to a Europa League rout.
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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.