Korean Grammar Dictionary

-ㄹ 수밖에 (없다) 【내 표정은 더욱 유들유들해질 수밖에 없다. 】 [ edit | delete | edit examples ]
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One has no choice but to...; there is nothing for it but to ...

내 표정은 더욱 유들유들해질 수밖에 없다. (빈처)
There was nothing for it but for my expression to grow even more impudent.

그리로 가 비를 그을 수밖에 (소나기 )
they had no choice but to go over there and take shelter from the rain (NB: The 없다 is optional, and omitting it as in this example from 소나기 has a chatty, colloquial flavor [the boy is thinking to himself]).

예사롭게 굴 수밖에 없었고 (겨울 3)
[I] had no choice but to act as if nothing had happened, and …