devil and deep blue sea

see under between a rock and a hard place.


Nearby words

  1. deviationism,
  2. deviatory,
  3. devic's disease,
  4. device,
  5. devil,
  6. devil dog,
  7. devil of a,
  8. devil ray,
  9. devil take the hindmost, the,
  10. devil to pay, the

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