I’m facing an imminent crisis so I need to borrow money from the yakuza.
We're cut right down to the end, reaching that urge position where urgency and pressure are so strong.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well. The せつ of 切 gets shortened to a small っ. The はく becomes ぱく.