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  Words related to stalemate

Related / Similar Words: deadlock, dead end, impasse, standstill

 

Definition:
  • drawing position in chess: any of a player''s possible moves would place his king in check;
  • a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible; "reached an impasse on the negotiations";
  • subject to a stalemate;

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    Derivational Morphology: stand still

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 對峙狀態   Dutch: pat  
    Estonian: patt   Finnish: patti  
    French: pat   German: Patt  
    Greek: αδιέξοδο   Irish: leamhsháinn  
    Japanese: 行き詰り   Korean: 교착상태  
    Latin: (''Classical'') matum stabilis   Polish: pat  
    Russian: пат   Slovak: pat  
    Spanish: tablas   Swedish: patt  
     
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