deadlock

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Synonyms for deadlock

Synonyms for deadlock

an equality of scores, votes, or performances in a contest

Synonyms for deadlock

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

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The fossilised remains of a Tyrannosaurus Rex and a Triceratops have been unearthed, still locked together in a deadly embrace that has lasted 68 million years.
Suddenly, locked in their deadly embrace, a stumble and they were gone, plummeting into the churning abyss far below.
If the data in the socket is an exact multiple of buflen, the loop won't terminate on end of data, but will try one more read on an empty buffer, causing the previously described deadly embrace.
FOR A CONTRASTING view of that institution, and of the threat emanating from Pakistan more broadly, one can turn to Bruce Riedel's Deadly Embrace.
These are murderous groups of people, outdone only by the murderous Western interventionists -- a deadly embrace if there ever was one.
Contending with his partner's new fiancoye and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the dauntless detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit and black magic - and the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler.
However, the nationalists hold Labour in a deadly embrace.
Morale and crowds are dwindling in a deadly embrace.
Locked in a deadly embrace, two white dwarf stars may be the strongest source of gravitational waves now flooding our galaxy.
COLLINS, whose novels include Hollywood Wives, Deadly Embrace and The Princess and the Millwall Fan, the story of a princess who falls in love with a skinhead from the Tustin Estate while on a day out to the New Den to cheer on Royal Windsor in an FA Cup tie, said: "Of course the FA Cup is still extremely romantic.