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can of worms

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  • nouncomplicated situation
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noun complicated situation

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Pandora's box

noun. evils that are hidden
  • can of worms
  • confusion
  • evil
  • hornet's nest
  • ill
  • snake in the grass

adversities

noun. bad luck, situation

adversity

noun. bad luck, situation

complicated

adjective. difficult, complex

consequence

noun. result, outcome of action

distress

noun. hardship, adversity
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