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Synonyms for standstill
ˈstændˌstɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deadlock, dead end, impasse, stalemate, standstill(noun)

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

    "reached an impasse on the negotiations"

    Synonyms:
    cul, dead-end street, cul de sac, stand, deadlock, stalemate, blind alley, dead end, tie-up, impasse

  2. stand, standstill, tie-up(noun)

    an interruption of normal activity

    Synonyms:
    tie-up, stall, pedestal, stand, sales booth, dead end, stalemate, viewpoint, rack, tie, base, affiliation, outdoor stage, point of view, bandstand, impasse, association, standpoint, deadlock

Wiktionary

  1. standstill(noun)

    Synonyms:
    grind, idle, deadlock, impasse, halt

    Antonyms:
    motion, movement

  2. standstill(noun)

    complete immobility; halt

    The wreck brought traffic to a standstill for hours.

    Synonyms:
    halt, impasse, deadlock, idle, grind

    Antonyms:
    movement, motion

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How to say standstill in sign language?

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#262071suspensive

How to use standstill in a sentence?

  1. Ingrid Latorre:

    Now, my focus is really going to be on my case, it's at a little bit of a standstill.

  2. Junko Nishioka:

    Private consumption is especially weak. The economy is at a standstill, it's a matter of time before the BOJ and the government will take additional stimulus measures.

  3. Kim Hyun-su:

    Samsung is at a standstill, it's having trouble finding a way to create new demand for its smartphones.

  4. Tom Watson:

    Theresa May government is in utter meltdown, the country is at a standstill with a divided and shambolic government. The Prime Minister can't deliver Brexit and has zero authority left.

  5. Norsk Hydro:

    In the most affected business area, Extruded Solutions, production is now at 70-80 percent, except for the Building Systems business unit, where operations remain almost at a standstill.


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