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<gloss>to exhaust all possible means</gloss>
<gloss>to come to the end of one's resources</gloss>
<gloss>to reach the end of one's tether</gloss>
<gloss>to be at one's wits' end</gloss>
<gloss>to play one's last card</gloss>
<audit time="2024-03-06 11:11:52" stat="A" unap="true">
<upd_refs>pretty much all kokugos/gg5 use 万策尽きる or a variant as examples for 万策

Google N-gram Corpus Counts
│ 万策尽きた │ 6,226 │ 90.4% │
│ 万策つきた │   662 │  9.6% │
<audit time="2024-03-06 11:26:05" stat="A">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_diff>@@ -20,0 +21 @@
+&lt;gloss&gt;to play one's last card&lt;/gloss&gt;</upd_diff>
<audit time="2024-03-07 22:19:02" stat="A">
<upd_name>Robin Scott</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_refs>gg5, prog</upd_refs>
<upd_diff>@@ -14,0 +15 @@
@@ -16 +16,0 @@
@@ -17,0 +18,3 @@
+&lt;gloss&gt;to exhaust all possible means&lt;/gloss&gt;
+&lt;gloss&gt;to come to the end of one's resources&lt;/gloss&gt;
+&lt;gloss&gt;to reach the end of one's tether&lt;/gloss&gt;
@@ -19,2 +21,0 @@
-&lt;gloss&gt;to come at the end of one's resources&lt;/gloss&gt;
-&lt;gloss&gt;to be in despair&lt;/gloss&gt;</upd_diff>
<audit time="2024-03-07 22:52:03" stat="A">
<upd_name>Robin Scott</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_detl>I don't think [id] is needed here. It's pretty literal.</upd_detl>
<upd_diff>@@ -17 +16,0 @@

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