(Chess) Any situation in which a player, whose king is not currently in check, cannot move without placing that king in check: it results in a draw
A special advantage; an edge:
A stop, halt, or cessation
A situation offering no escape, as a difficulty without solution, an argument where no agreement is possible, etc.
A tie or draw, as in a contest.
A situation, especially an unpleasant, troublesome, or trying one, from which extrication is difficult.
Any serious problem
A major achievement or success that permits further progress, as in technology.
A delay or suspended reaction, as from uncertainty; a hesitation:
Find another word for deadlocks. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for deadlocks, like: stalemates, draws, standstills, impasses, standoffs, predicaments, dilemmas, agreements, breakthroughs and pauses.