dilemma


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state of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options

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In this dilemma, Captain Hardy arranged that the corpse, being first partially embalmed, and packed, with a large quantity of salt, in a box of suitable dimensions, should be conveyed on board as merchandise.
I am, in some degree, answerable for your not having done this--as well as for the far more serious dilemma with Miss Silvester in which you now stand.
Thus, in one of his disputes with them, relative to the goods on board, some of the packages of which they wished to open, to take out articles of clothing for the men or presents for the natives, he was so harsh and peremptory that they lost all patience, and hinted that they were the strongest party, and might reduce him to a very ridiculous dilemma, by taking from him the command.
Solve the Divorce Dilemma: Do You Keep Your Husband or Do You Post Him on Craigslist?: Get Clear, Get Strong and Get Off the Fence.
Although not submitted in response to this call, each of the remaining three papers also address issues aligned with one of the dilemmas in teacher education identified by Schneider (2018), in his paper, "Marching forward, marching in circles: A history of problems and dilemmas in teacher preparation." In particular, each of the papers addresses some aspect of the dilemma that teacher preparation programs face in their efforts to prepare all teacher candidates to teach all students across all contexts in a short and relatively inexpensive way.
It follows then, that making a list of the pros and cons of each option is often advocated as a good place to start when faced with a dilemma.
The data were collected using the Student Information Form and "Nursing Dilemma Test".
That is, he says, students need to learn to live with dilemmas. His topics include a definition of dilemma for schools and colleges, evidence from secondary school teachers and counsellors: examples of dilemmas across the curriculum, preparation at school for public responsibility: the "dirty hands" dispute, and learning to live with marginal decisions: the positive outcomes of dilemmas.
Gaining a comprehensive understanding of drivers' decisions and behaviors in dilemma zone situations can help State, county, and city transportation agencies develop and deploy effective countermeasures to improve safety and reduce potential crashes at signalized intersections.
Global Banking News-January 21, 2016--South Africa central bank facing dilemma over growth and inflation
Based on actual events, Joseph s Dilemma traces the wrenching dilemma of a young man caught between his Amish past, his love for a woman, and an unknown future.
THE GENERAL MANAGER'S DILEMMA: A PERFECT STORM OF ETHICS VIOLATIONS: A CASE STUDY.
"He was part of the syndicate which owned Moaning Lad when he won the Derby for Theo Mentzis and, with his son Andy and the family, owned Dilemmas Flight when she won the Oaks for Nick Savva and both Kens Dilemma and Dilemmas Lad when they won their St Legers.