Synonyms for standstill

Synonyms for (noun) standstill

Synonyms: tie-up, stand, standstill

Definition: an interruption of normal activity

Similar words: halt, stop

Definition: the event of something ending

Usage: it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill

Synonyms: deadlock, dead end, impasse, stalemate, standstill

Definition: a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible

Usage: reached an impasse on the negotiations

Similar words: situation

Definition: a complex or critical or unusual difficulty

Usage: the dangerous situation developed suddenly; that's quite a situation; no human situation is simple

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