impasse definition

  • noun:
    • A road or passage having no exit; a cul-de-sac.
    • a scenario which so difficult that no development may be made; a deadlock or a stalemate: reached an impasse inside negotiations.
    • a road without exit; a cul-de-sac
    • a deadlock or stalemate circumstance where no development could be made
    • An impassable roadway or way; a blind street; cul-de-sac; fig., a situation or predicament affording no escape.
    • a street with just one method in or out
    • a situation which no progress may be made or no advancement is achievable

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