hairy situation(redirected from hairy situations)
slang A stressful or unnerving situation. It's kind of a hairy situation—there's still a lot of tension between them because of the divorce. Look at all that ice on the road! Getting home is going to be a pretty hairy situation.
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- reality of the situation
- if I was/were in your place
- if I were in your place
- get down to the facts
- take (something) by the throat
- (it's) better to light a (single) candle than to curse the darkness
- better to light one (small/little) candle than to curse the darkness
- do the business
- be (not) out of the woods