A ceasing, or stopping, either forever or for some time
A place at which someone or something stops:
A minor railway station (usually unstaffed) in the United Kingdom.
The act of delaying; postponement:
A short period of inaction; temporary stop, break, or rest, as in speaking or reading
A tie between opponents in the course of a contest
A traffic jam in which no vehicular movement is possible, especially one caused by the blockage of key intersections within a grid of streets.
A passage open only at one end; blind alley
Any situation that has no obvious possible movement, but does not involve any personal loss.
Development, advancement, or improvement, as toward a goal:
The money so paid.
(Law) The stopping of a legal action prior to trial, either voluntarily by the plaintiff or by order of the court
The act of stopping or the condition of being stopped; a halt:
A temporary immobilization, as of traffic, work, or mechanical operation.
The end of a road, (by extension), the end of any event.
Find another word for standstill. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for standstill, like: cessation, stop, halt, delay, pause, deadlock, gridlock, impasse, stand, stalemate and progress.