Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A dilemma with several alternatives: opposed to dilemma in the narrow sense.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A circumstance in which a choice must be made between multiple options that seem equally undesirable

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • A situation in which there are three or more unpleasant alternatives.

    May 20, 2008

  • horribly reminiscent of the hairy trichotomy debacle.

    May 20, 2008