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Sample Sentences Using
strait -- as in: put her in a tough strait
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as in: put her in a tough strait Define
a bad or difficult situation
  • She had been avoiding the controversy, but the protests have put her in a dire strait.
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as in: Strait of Hormuz Define
a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water
as in: put her in a tough strait Define
a bad or difficult situation
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