What is another word for predicaments?

Pronunciation: [pɹɪdˈɪkəmənts] (IPA)

Predicaments are difficult situations that put people in a fix. Synonyms for predicaments include dilemmas, conundrums, quandaries, pickles, muddles, and tight spots. A dilemma presents a choice between two equally unattractive options, while a conundrum is a confusing and difficult problem that is often perplexing. A quandary is a state of uncertainty about what to do in a difficult situation, while a pickle is a difficult situation that is hard to get out of. Muddles refer to situations that are confused or disorganized, while tight spots indicate situations that are challenging and difficult to resolve. All these synonyms describe various levels of difficulty and confusion that occur when someone faces a problem or a challenging situation.

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What are the opposite words for predicaments?

Predicaments are situations that are difficult and challenging to deal with. However, there are various antonyms to the word "predicaments" that describe situations that are more manageable and straightforward. These antonyms include ease, simplicity, comfort, peace, and tranquility. Ease describes situations that are effortless and free of stress. Simplicity refers to situations that are uncomplicated and clear-cut. Comfort denotes situations that feel secure and pleasant. Peace describes harmony and calmness, and tranquility refers to a state of serenity and peace of mind. By knowing the antonyms of predicaments, we can appreciate the positive qualities of various situations and look forward to managing them more effectively.

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Usage examples for Predicaments

Yet, notwithstanding all his predicaments and frailties, at his decease we resolved, in our trouble, that we would never own another dog.
"Around The Tea-Table"
T. De Witt Talmage
She had often helped Johnny out of his predicaments, receiving in return plenty of kisses and sugar-plums.
"Dotty Dimple At Home"
Sophie May
I have always wondered how it felt to be in a "pretty kettle of fish," or a "pickle," or any of the synonymous predicaments.
"A Fool and His Money"
George Barr McCutcheon

Famous quotes with Predicaments

  • Though every legal task demands this skill, it is especially important in the effort to frame public policy in a way that is properly responsive to human needs and predicaments. The question is always: How will the general rule work in practice?
    Elliot Richardson
  • Faith is just what it takes to keep/hold one's end up i.e. to hold one's stand/belief inspite of predicaments of a lifetime. So, you've got to imbibe & portray faith.
    Emeasoba George
  • Your ability to withstand and overcome pressures, predicaments and challenges of life is what truly makes you indomitable (mark you). -Emeasoba George
    Emeasoba George
  • It takes only an unyielding faith to persist and persevere even to the bitter end i.e. to the very end in spite of challenges/predicaments.
    Emeasoba George
  • Those who do acknowledge/believe that God is bigger than their predicaments are never moved/worried by the enormity of their unfavourable predicaments. Moreover, they are never moved/worried by what people think about them. But on the contrary, it is only those who fail to realize/believe that God is bigger than their predicaments are moved/worried by predicaments. And that's why, eventually they are often overwhelmed by their predicaments. But I urge you, dare to realize/believe in the biggness of God over all your current predicaments.
    Emeasoba George

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