kiezen tussen twee kwaden translation | Dutch-English dictionary

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kiezen tussen twee kwaden v.
choose between the devil and the deep blue sea ; be caught between a rock and a hard place/spot [US]

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"kiezen tussen twee kwaden": examples and translations in context
Het is kiezen tussen twee kwaden. The only moral decision is between two wrongs.
Het is kiezen tussen twee kwaden. Now it's a choice between bad and worse.
We moeten kiezen tussen twee kwaden. We'll have to choose between tortures:
Ik begrijp het, het is kiezen tussen twee kwaden. I get it, it's the lesser of two evils.
Het is kiezen tussen twee kwaden op deze verscheurde plaatsen It's all lesser-evil terrain in these broken places.
Het is kiezen tussen twee kwaden op deze verscheurde plaatsen De late jaren negentig: natievorming was in. It's all lesser-evil terrain in these broken places. Late '90s: nation-building is the cause du jour.
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Collaborative Dictionary     Dutch-English
vt.
pick
v.
choose [chose, chosen]
prep.
between
num.
two
npl.
two weeks
[US]
npl.
fortnight
[UK]
exp.
The week after next
Dagen / maanden / seizoenen
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