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no-win situation

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  • nouna situation destined for failure
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Synonyms for no-win situation

noun a situation destined for failure
  • Catch-22
  • conundrum
  • dilemma
  • double bind
  • knot
  • lose-lose
  • quandary

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Pyrrhic victory

noun. a victory that includes losses
  • Cadmean victory
  • narrow victory
  • no-win situation
  • offset victory
  • victory at great cost
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