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be in deep water

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe in deep waterbe in deep waterSERIOUS SITUATIONto be in trouble or in a difficult or serious situation The company is in deep water over their refusal to reduce prices. deep
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be in deep waterAnd if they look into you - you could be in deep water.Some of the discoveries were in deep water.
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