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The posh word of the week : predicament

Definition : predicament
noun [C] SLIGHTLY FORMAL

an unpleasant situation which is difficult to get out of:

She is hoping to get a loan from her bank to help her out of her financial predicament.
I'm in a bit of a predicament because I've accidentally accepted two invitations to dinner on the same night.

(from Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary)

Real life example :

I’m drunk, it’s 3 in the morning, it’s cold and I can’t see no cab ! I’m in a fucking predicament !