Definitions for standoff

Definitions for (noun) standoff

Main entry: standoff, repulsion

Definition: the act of repulsing or repelling an attack; a successful defensive stand

Main entry: draw, tie, standoff

Definition: the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided

Usage: the game ended in a draw; their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie

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