The definition of a quandary is a dilemma or a state of uncertainty.(noun)
An example of quandary is being presented with two great opportunities and not knowing which to take.
See quandary in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. quandaries
Origin: earlier quandare, prob. orig. jocular pseudo-L < L quande, var. of quam, how much (see quantity) + -are, inf. suffix
See quandary in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. quan·da·ries
Origin: Origin unknown.
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