Difficult situations!

dilemma
(n)
di-LEM-ǝ
Meaning

choice between two unsatisfactory alternatives

1st Sample Sentence

It was a dilemma: he could either accept a full scholarship to study a subject he hated, or he could take admission to the art college he longed to study at -- but there he would receive no funding.

Root

di (two)#lemma (premise, anything received or taken) (Greek)

Synonyms

dilemma, predicament, quagmire, quandary

Mnemonics

DIL le gayi woh AMMA (mother) ab main kya karun. problem khadi ho gayi hai. how wil i breath

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