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  • as inno-win situation
  • as indilemma

synonyms for double bind

  • Catch-22
  • conundrum
  • dilemma
  • knot
  • lose-lose
  • quandary
  • predicament
  • impasse
  • mess
  • puzzle
  • quandary
  • difficulty
  • embarrassment
  • problem
  • plight
  • box
  • bind
  • fix
  • strait
  • spot
  • scrape
  • jam
  • mire
  • perplexity
  • corner
  • hole
  • pickle
  • hooker
  • Catch-22
  • tight corner
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How to use double bind in a sentence

Under the one-sixth they appear as slender, highly refractive fibers with double contour and, often, curled or split ends.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
In treble, second and fourth, the first change is a dodge behind; and the second time the treble leads, there's a double Bob.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
All things are double, one against another, and he hath made nothing defective.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The way was under a double row of tall trees, which met at the top and formed a green arch over our heads.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The wretched young man persistently exercises his right of crying "Banco," and so practically going double or quits each time.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Because Hartledon once had a flirtation with your daughter, does that give you leave to haunt him as if you were his double?
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
It was this double attitude which, from the moment Murat became King, clouded the relations between him and Napoleon.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
A double detachment of soldiers was already there, with orders to support him in case of resistance.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Now if we double the last 16, it gives us the date of the second Folio in 32 and 32 reversed gives us the date of the first Folio.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The consequence was, the disappointed emissary of these double treasons, immediately accused him of his own crimes.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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WORDS RELATED TO DOUBLE BIND

  • Catch-22
  • bind
  • box
  • corner
  • difficulty
  • double bind
  • embarrassment
  • fix
  • hole
  • hooker
  • impasse
  • jam
  • mess
  • mire
  • perplexity
  • pickle
  • plight
  • predicament
  • problem
  • puzzle
  • quandary
  • scrape
  • spot
  • strait
  • tight corner
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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