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up·hill bat·tle

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  1. uphill battle(Noun)

    A challenge with the odds of success stacked strongly against.


  1. Uphill Battle

    Uphill Battle was an American metalcore band with elements of grindcore. The group was based out of Santa Barbara, California, USA.

How to pronounce uphill battle?

  1. Alex
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How to say uphill battle in sign language?

  1. uphillbattle


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uphill battle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uphill battle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of uphill battle in a Sentence

  1. Minor Myers:

    It appears to be an uphill battle.

  2. Robert Corn-Revere:

    He would have a real uphill battle.

  3. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders:

    It’s going to be an uphill battle.

  4. Gene Kimmelman:

    I thought (opposing the merger) was an uphill battle and a real long shot.

  5. Panagiotis Spiliopoulos:

    ABB is operationally executing very well while fighting an uphill battle on several fronts.

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