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Hard ChoicesPlay
Dilemma implies a tough decision between two equally good or bad options. SlideChoosing between career and family presented her with a real dilemma.
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Emotional WeightPlay
Using 'dilemma' suggests emotional struggle or stress over the decision. SlideHe felt a deep sense of dilemma about attending the reunion.
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Not TrivialPlay
A dilemma is significant; it's not used for everyday, simple choices. SlideShe didn't have a dilemma over what to eat, but rather where to live.