When combined with a rock, something you get stuck between.

One of two very difficult situations.
If I stay up all night to study, I'll be too tired to take the test, but if I go to bed early I won't know enough to pass. I'm stuck between a rock and a hard place.
by Peter W.N. September 22, 2008
in a tight spot; having to make an impossible decision; a lose-lose situation
Shack wants to go to her best fish's birthday, but she already promised to go out of town with her friend. she is between a rock and a hard place.
by don't hate me February 4, 2005
Having to choose between two undesirable situations
Some of David Letterman's female employees were caught between a rock and a hard place; They either had to sleep with a cranky and humorless old man or risk getting passed over for promotions by women that were.
by Mr Wilhelm October 8, 2009
Deciding on a negative permanent situation or another negative permanent situation.
It's my wife or my girlfriend. Im stuck between a rock and a hard place.

She's stuck between a rock and a hard place. She is taking a hard dick in the ass and a rock in the pussy. Or visa versa. A sexual fantasy position. Also known as Double penetration.
Some dicks are referred to as hard as a rock, some dicks are hard.
by Fireann Steele November 30, 2019
describing a situation where you have to make a decision that you don't want to make.
you got me in between a rock and a hard place; alright, i'll let you borrow two grand.
by 5150 December 4, 2004
Somewhere an individual or group doesn’t want to be. A bad situation with a potential negative outcome. Not a good place.
"As far as our country is concerned it looks like we are stuck between Barack and a hard place."
by Chill-in Chef May 12, 2009
When you find a song you really like, listen to over and over until you can't listen to it anymore, but you can't listen to any other song either, rendering you from being able to listen to music
"man, i listened to Feel me Flow by Naughty by Nature 62 times in one day according to itunes, but i can't listen to anything else, I'm Between a song and a hard place"
by Quit Raping my Cat January 17, 2010