A situation offering no escape, as a difficulty without solution, an argument where no agreement is possible, etc.
(Chess) The state in which the player to move is not in check but has no legal moves, resulting in a draw.
The schedule of games in a sports league - NRL Fixtures - 2011 NRL Draw
A situation or subject that allows for no progress or development.
The act of delaying; postponement:
Someone or something identical with another:
(Physics) The force that causes particles or bodies to repel one another, as from having the same electric charge or magnetic polarity.
A tie between opponents in the course of a contest
A short period of inaction; temporary stop, break, or rest, as in speaking or reading
Find another word for standoff. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for standoff, like: impasse, tie, stand-off, stalemate, draw, dead end, delay, dead heat, same, repulsion and war-of-words.