Definition of dilemma noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

dilemma

noun
dɪˈlemə
 
; dɪˈlemə
 
daɪˈlemə
 
; daɪˈlemə
 
 
a situation which makes problems, often one in which you have to make a very difficult choice between things of equal importance
Synonym
predicament
to face a dilemmato be in a dilemma
Idioms
see
on the horns of a dilemma at horn
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