get in(to) a scrape

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get in(to) a scrape

In a challenging or problematic situation; in a predicament. I've gotten into a bit of a scrape here—I need to be at a job interview in an hour, and my car won't start. It seems that Tom has gotten into another scrape that I need to go bail him out of!
See also: get, scrape
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