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Another word for soup

  1. A difficult, often embarrassing situation or condition

      1. A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
      2. The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
      3. (Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
      1. A solution of brine or vinegar, often spiced, for preserving and flavoring food.
      2. A chemical bath used to clear metal of scale, preserve wood, etc.
      3. (Scotland) A bit, small quantity
      1. A troublesome situation; a problem; a predicament or quandary.
      2. (Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
      3. (Informal) A difficult, restrictive, or unresolvable situation:
      1. Effort, especially when inconvenient or bothersome:
      2. A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
      3. A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
      1. An embarrassing or difficult predicament.
      2. A fight or conflict
      3. A disagreeable or embarrassing situation; predicament, esp. when caused by one's own conduct
      1. Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
      2. A difficult or inextricable position
      3. (Figuratively) A perilous, mixed up and troubled situation; a hopeless tangle; a predicament.
      1. (Archaic) category
      2. (Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
      3. A condition or situation, now specif. one that is difficult, unpleasant, embarrassing, or, sometimes, comical
      1. A solemn pledge, as of faith.
      2. A condition or state of affairs; esp., now, an awkward, sad, or dangerous situation
      3. A situation, especially a bad or unfortunate one.
      1. A food made by boiling fruit with sugar to a thick mixture
      2. A crush or congestion of people or things in a limited space:
      3. A group of persons or things so close together as to jam a passageway, etc.
      1. Trouble; difficulty:
      2. Used other than as an idiom: see hot,‎ water.
      3. (Informal) Trouble; difficulty
      1. (Comput.) A building, business, or locality where wireless access to the Internet is provided or is available
      2. (Informal) An area of actual or potential trouble or violence
      3. Any place regarded as a center for a specified activity or interest
      1. (Sports) The small pit lined with a cup into which a golf ball must be hit.
      2. A small, dingy, squalid place; any dirty, badly lighted room, house, etc.
      3. (Physics) A vacant position in an atom left by the absence of a valence electron, especially a position in a semiconductor that acts as a carrier of positive electric charge.
      1. The position, as of a ship or aircraft, determined by visual observations with the aid of equipment.
      2. A clear determination or understanding:
      3. An instance of arranging a special consideration, such as an exemption from a requirement, or an improper or illegal outcome, especially by means of bribery.
      1. The Pennsylvania Dutch.
      2. The people of the Netherlands.
      3. The official West Germanic language of the Netherlands and one of the official languages of Belgium.
      1. A situation that requires a choice between options that are or seem equally unfavorable or unsatisfactory.
      2. Any serious problem
      3. Any situation in which one must choose between unpleasant alternatives
      1. A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
      2. The condition or quality of being difficult:
      3. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
      1. Waters suitable for deep-draft ships, especially ocean-going.
      2. (Idiomatic) A difficult or embarrassing situation.
      1. Something used to form, mark, protect, or decorate a corner
      2. (--- Baseball) Either side of home plate, toward or away from the batter.
      3. A threatening or embarrassing position from which escape is difficult:
      1. An area of a public place, such as a courtroom or stadium, marked off and restricted for use by persons performing a specific function:
      2. (Chiefly British) A small country house used as a sporting lodge:
      3. A slap or blow with the hand or fist:
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Another word for soup