Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: deadlock
IPA transcription: [d'ɛdl,ɑk]
Pronunciations of deadlock
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: deadlock, dead_end, impasse, stalemate, standstill
    Meaning: a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible; "reached an impasse on the negotiations"
Usage examples
  • When he returned to New York, he was beaten for reelection to Congress, and Governor Clinton and his party retained such a firm grip upon the legislature that a deadlock occurred between the Federalist House and the opposition Senate.
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