Synonyms for quandary

Synonyms for (noun) quandary

Synonyms: dilemma, quandary

Definition: state of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options

Similar words: perplexity

Definition: trouble or confusion resulting from complexity


Synonyms: plight, predicament, quandary

Definition: a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one

Usage: finds himself in a most awkward predicament; the woeful plight of homeless people

Similar words: difficulty

Definition: a condition or state of affairs almost beyond one's ability to deal with and requiring great effort to bear or overcome

Usage: grappling with financial difficulties