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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - At a complete standstill because of opposition of two unrelenting forces or factions.

Usage examples (37)
  • The chess game ended with white stalemated
  • Verb (used without object) : Negotiations stalemated when new salary demands were introduced
  • In this game, two players take turns accumulating points by capturing tokens while avoiding being "stalemated".
  • The Israeli-Palestinian peace process is stalemated. for more
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