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conundrum

A problem with no satisfactory solution; a dilemma
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But the interruption had made Therese apparently forget her sinister conundrum.
But to enable me to do so, I must first have found out the troublesome conundrum long abandoned.
I believe the theme of this incomprehensible conundrum was the moon.
I 'll give you a conundrum to lighten your labor: Why are bad boys like cake?
This little conundrum came by the first post, and he was to follow by the next train.
I asked, declining to spoil my digestion with a conundrum, as it was his evident intention that I should.
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What I am, in a round-the-houses way, trying to get to, is the analogy of new starts and conundrums and how it relates to the wonderfully wonky world of Wrexham FC.
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