Behind the Eight Ball

Meaning of Idiom Behind the Eight Ball: to be in a difficult or awkward situation; to be at a disadvantage; to be out of luck, in a losing position; to be baffled as to what to do or how to proceed. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. 2Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary … Read more