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1. in the lurch

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  1. in the_lurch: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. in the_lurch: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. in the_lurch: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  4. in the_lurch: Rhymezone [home, info]
  5. in the_lurch: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  6. in the_lurch: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  7. in the_lurch: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  8. in the_lurch: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]


Quick definitions from WordNet (in the lurch)

adverb:  in a difficult or vulnerable position ("He resigned and left me in the lurch")

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