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standoff

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1 a situation in which neither participant in a contest, competition, or struggle comes out ahead of the other
  • After two hours they had played to a 5-5 standoff.
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2 a point in a struggle where neither side is capable of winning or willing to give in
  • The standoff continued for three days before the fugitive gave himself up to the authorities.
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