Noun Definition


1.Definition: a complex or critical or unusual difficulty

"The dangerous situation developed suddenly", "That's quite a situation", "No human situation is simple"

Category: General

2.Definition: a condition or position in which you find yourself

"The unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils", "Found herself in a very fortunate situation"

Related Noun(s):position

Category: General

3.Definition: a job in an organization

Related Noun(s):berth, billet, office, place, position, post, spot

Category: General

4.Definition: physical position in relation to the surroundings

Related Noun(s):site

Category: Places

5.Definition: the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time

"The present international situation is dangerous", "Wondered how such a state of affairs had come about", "Eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation"

Category: General