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  Words related to standoff

Related / Similar Words: repulsion, draw, tie

 

Definition:
  • the act of repulsing or repelling an attack; a successful defensive stand;
  • the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie";

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    Hyponyms: dead heat, stalemate

     

    Derivational Morphology: repel, drive, repulse, force back, push back, beat back, fight off, rebuff, drive back, tie, draw

     

     
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