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to sink into / to get caught up in / to land in (a predicament)
defect / flaw / physical defect
pitfall / snare / trap
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pitfall / trap / to get stuck / to sink / to cave in / to frame (false charge) / to capture (a city in battle) / to fall (to the enemy) / defect
to subside / to sink / to cave in
to cave in / hollow / sunken / depressed
to fall into enemy hands / to be occupied / to degenerate / to submerge
to entrap / to set up / to frame (up) / to make false charges against
to be deeply in (trouble, debt etc) / deep set (eyes)
to overcome / to take (a fortress) / to fall (to an attack) / to surrender
to subside / subsidence
to entrap / to frame / to plant false evidence against sb
caught in (a bad situation) / to fall into (trap etc)
to surrender (of a fortress) / to fall (to the enemy) / subsidence (of land)
to charge and break through enemy lines
pitfall / pit as animal trap
subsidence / caving in / fig. stranded / lost (in contemplation, daydreams etc)
to fall deeper and deeper (in debt, in love etc)
to frame / to bring false charges against
enemy-held territory
collapse of 氣|气 (TCM)
birth defect
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Thucydides trap (theory that war results when a dominant established power fears the rise of a rival power)
to sink / to settle
human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
to be paralyzed / at a standstill
to fall in / to cave in
speech defect
to frame (an innocent person) / to collapse
to lure into a trap
to go to prison / to be imprisoned
depression / low-lying area
to fall into a trap / ensnared
geological depression
fallen into a trap
area of subsidence
to be trapped / to be imprisoned
tragic flaw (Aristotle's hamartia)
speech defect
birth defect
thrown into prison / behind bars
unjust accusation / miscarriage of justice

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