stalemate


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Synonyms for stalemate

Synonyms for stalemate

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

Synonyms for stalemate

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

drawing position in chess: any of a player's possible moves would place his king in check

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subject to a stalemate

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And Willaston (Lee Cairns) also lost ground following a 1-1 stalemate with Chester Nomads, Chris Cutler obliging for the visitors.
There has also been huge interest on Betfair, with odds matched on the stalemate ranging from 3.
Assembly spokesperson Skip Carrier said they passed the latest stright six-day extension of the rent protection laws because the dispute was causing a stalemate on other issues.
As for the stalemate over parliamentary elections, Aoun also ignored the strong signal by Speaker Nabih Berri that a new law, based on consensus, must be adopted.
Last week, a meeting between members of the county board executive and Heffernan's sub-committee resulted in further stalemate.
Summary: President Obama says he is very satisfied with the Nato air mission in Libya, despite the apparent stalemate on the ground.
DRAWS became fashionable again on Saturday with six of the nine Premier League fixtures ending in stalemate.
Bringing in what Yaroslavsky called a ``referee'' comes after the two sides have been at a stalemate for weeks.
COUNCIL repair workers yesterday said they were still locked in stalemate with managers after a 24 hour strike.
15 after contract talks between the chain and union representatives reached a stalemate.
Negotiations resumed but have yet to be resolved and, although participating employees make up only 17% of SHC's workforce, a prolonged stalemate and/or additional strikes could disrupt operations.
Summary: The General Labor Confederation called Friday for inter-sectoral talks as a means of resolving the political stalemate that has impeded government formation efforts.
Summary: The US has been advised not to arm Libyan rebels despite a stalemate emerging between the opposition and forces loyal to Gaddafi.
What I do know for certain is that whenever a major live TV game ends in a stalemate, bookies spend the next two hours doing cartwheels.
Betfred and Coral are still offering 2-1 about the stalemate, but the draw is short as 17-10 in places following decent support in a game where a point apiece would be seen as a positive result for both teams.