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embarras de richesses

[ahn-ba-rahduh ree-shes] /ɑ̃ ba rɑdə riˈʃɛs/
noun, French.
embarrassment of riches; confusing overabundance. Unabridged
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embarras de richesses

/ɑ̃bara də riʃɛs/
Also embarras de choix (də ʃwa). a superfluous abundance of options, from which one finds it difficult to select
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C18: literally: embarrassment of riches
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