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it's a long road that has no turningencouragement when things are not going well. Just as a long road eventually has a turning, problems also eventually have a solution, even though one might have to wait.
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make doTo put solution to a matter precariously (limited or inadequate means available).
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cry out forTo say that a situation needs a thing, or a solution urgently.
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figure outTo come to understand; to discover or find a solution; to deduce.
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cookie-cutterA solution to a problem that can be applied in many situations without modification.
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fudge the issueAdopt a solution to a specific problem which does not address the larger, more general problem of which the specific problem is an instance.
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god works in mysterious waysExpressing confidence that a conundrum has a solution despite it not being apparent.Expressing that a seemingly unfortunate or unfavourable situation or change may be beneficial later or in the long run.Person A: It seems that I'm about to be fired from my job.Person B: Well, God works in mysterious ways - maybe it'll be the kick you need to apply to university...
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in a bindIn a difficult situation, usually of one's own making; having a dilemma; faced with a problem or a set of problems for which there is no easy solution.
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in a pinchIn an urgent or difficult situation; when no other solution is available.
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pickleA cucumber preserved in a solution, usually a brine or a vinegar syrup.
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rearrange the deck chairs on the titanicTo do something pointless or insignificant that will soon be overtaken by events, or that contributes nothing to the solution of a current problem.
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silver bulletAny straightforward solution perceived to have great effectiveness or bring miraculous results.
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there's more than one way to skin a catA problem generally has more than one solution.
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work outTo conclude with the correct solution.
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