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Synonyms for impasse

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

a street with only one way in or out

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Although the media group had hoped for a solid lead on the reported breakthrough in the impasse, they were cajoled into skirting the issue.
A series of scrimmages were played the past few days, but the impasse was a bit obvious with last week's pocket tournament composed of four of the seven teams wanting a change and SMC teams San Miguel and Magnolia along with Kia and GlobalPort playing a two-game exhibition at Claret School.
With the hurdling of the impasse, the Senate was expected to ratify the first of five comprehensive tax measures on Wednesday night, the last session day of Congress before it goes on a month-long break on Dec.
The impasse space is parallel to the space you were passing through, but different.
We were all disappointed the resolution to the Twaddell impasse was unsuccessful ACC STEPHEN MARTIN BELFAST YESTERDAY
Local health departments have been relying on local property taxes and fees to stretch budgets while the impasse goes on, but these budgets can't stretch indefinitely.
PARIS, Oct 9 (KUNA) -- Amid unrest and violent clashes between police and demonstrators on Thursday, France on Friday urged the Lebanese political parties to end the lingering institutional impasse in their country and agree on the election of a President.
Kaplan cited cabler Mediacom, which petitioned for a rulemaking and immediately thereafter was involved in just such an impasse.
The State of Pakistan is up against a dangerous impasse a gridlock and a deadlock three in one.
Declaring an impasse in talks with the union allows the company to put into effect the terms of its last offer to workers.
Bakht Jamal Shah Wednesday expressed shock over political impasse created by leaders of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) for the attainment of their ulterior motives.
Le president de Nid Tounes, Beji Caid Essebsi, a vivement reagi aux declarations de Mohamed Abbou, secretaire general du Courant democratique affirmant que BCE [beaucoup moins que] n'est meme pas capable de mobiliser une impasse a fortiori la rue [beaucoup plus grand que].
Summary: Senate leaders of both parties began negotiations to avert a US default even as senators blocked legislation to prevent one and talks between the White House and House Republicans hit an impasse.
President Barack Obama and leading lawmakers show only small signs of breaking the fiscal impasse of the world's largest economy, the finance ministers and central bank governors are expected to discuss during their two-day event how to curb the impact on the global economy from Washington's problems, Japanese government officials said.
The legislative impasse undermines US citizen confidence in government, and could be a defining moment for young voters who resent the drama, dysfunction and waste.