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a distressing experience or result that is hard to accept (often in the expression
a bitter pill to swallow
Being passed over for promotion was a bitter pill to swallow.
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In some ways their success was an even more
The idea of paying real money for a hands-on preview of a game might be a
for frugal gamers.
Even for many researchers in the field, this was a
He said it's a
to swallow, but the problem has to be fixed.
He tempered this
a little in a postscript.
Proponents of such common ownership try to sugarcoat this
by putting in revenue and/or size limitations.
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