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Mexican standoff

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of Mexican standoff

  1. a point in a struggle where neither side is capable of winning or willing to give in <in the battle over bedtime the parents and their son are at a Mexican standoff> Synonyms deadlock, gridlock, halt, logjam, impasse, stalemate, standoff, standstillRelated Words dead end; bind, bottleneck, corner, dilemma, fix, hole, jam, morass, pickle, pinch, plight, predicament, quagmire, quandary, spot; difficulty; problem




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