desperate measure


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desperate actions taken as a means to an end

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He added: "It's a really desperate measure ( it is irrelevant for me.
The Belfast-born star admitted it was a desperate measure to turn to Hill for help, linking up with the man who was coach to Ronnie O'Sullivan when the Rocket won the world crown in 2001.
If this is the kind of desperate measure that supporters of the tram scheme are having to resort to, in a bid to bridge the funding gap, it would be better if the project was scrapped altogether
According to a copy of the report seen by the Sunday Mirror, Somalian refugees - one of the largest groups of illegal immigrants into Britain - top the list for taking the desperate measure.
The Belfast-born star admitted it was a desperate measure to turn to Hill for help, linking up with the man who was coach and mentor to Ronnie O'Sullivan when the Rocket won the world crown in 2001.
The man, aged 19 to 20 years old, took the desperate measure to get into Spon End's Irish Centre 2000 at 12.
The man, aged 19 or 20, took the desperate measure to get into Spon End's Irish Centre 2000 at 12.
The lawsuit is a predictable and desperate measure by a management that refuses to address straighforwardly a very powerful and attractive offer we have made to Pennzoil shareholders.
Votaw doesn't want people to think his plan is a desperate measure to replicate the success of the men's tour.
It is the latest desperate measure in the rush to own one of the 6-1/2-inch-tall interactive - and apparently irresistible - toys.
I am guessing that, as a last desperate measure, the Russians have been forced to use a gas that hasn't even been through trials.
A source at the National Offending Management Service said: "The Prison Service realises this could be interpreted as a desperate measure, but something must be done to ease the current crisis.
Labour finance spokeswoman Joan Burton said it was sad to see the ordinary workers have to resort to such desperate measures when the management structure is still so top heavy.
Desperate times require desperate measures and the NSPCC should turn their misguided fire on the causes of this shameful act and celebrate the fact that the perpetrators are behind bars.
I can reveal bosses of a new biopic about her life are taking desperate measures to impress - and have asked Paris Jackson to play her.