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stand·still

 (stănd′stĭl′)
n.
Complete cessation of activity or progress: Work came to a standstill.

standstill

(ˈstændˌstɪl)
n
a complete cessation of movement; stop; halt: the car came to a standstill.

stand•still

(ˈstændˌstɪl)

n.
a state of cessation of movement or action; halt; stop.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.standstill - a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible; "reached an impasse on the negotiations"
situation - a complex or critical or unusual difficulty; "the dangerous situation developed suddenly"; "that's quite a situation"; "no human situation is simple"
2.standstill - an interruption of normal activity
stop, halt - the event of something ending; "it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill"

standstill

noun halt, stop, stand Production is more or less at a standstill.

standstill

noun
The condition of being stopped:
Translations
تَوَقُّف تام، جُمود
klidzastavit
i stå
kyrrstaîa
stovėjimas
apstāšanāsnekustīgumssastingums
durmasaygı duruşu
bế tắcdừng

standstill

[ˈstændstɪl] Nparada f
to be at a standstill [vehicle] → estar parado; [industry etc] → estar paralizado
negotiations are at a standstilllas negociaciones están paralizadas
to bring a car to a standstillparar un coche
to bring an industry to a standstillparalizar una industria
to bring traffic to a standstillparalizar el tráfico, parar totalmente el tráfico
to come to a standstill [person] → pararse, hacer un alto; [vehicle] → pararse; [industry etc] → estancarse

standstill

[ˈstændstɪl] n (= halt) → arrêt m
to be at a standstill [car, person, factory] → être à l'arrêt; [road, traffic] → être bloqué(e); [production, trade, negotiations] → être au point mort
The negotiations are at a standstill → Les négociations sont au point mort.
to come to a standstill [car, person] → s'immobiliser; [traffic, road] → être complètement bloqué(e)
The traffic had come to a standstill → La circulation était complètement bloquée.; [production, trade, factory] → s'arrêter
to bring sth to a standstill [+ traffic] → immobiliser qch; [+ airport] → bloquer qch; [+ factory] → paralyser qchstand-up standup [ˈstændʌp] adj
stand-up comedian → monologuiste mf
stand-up comedy → monologue m comique
[row, fight] → en règle

standstill

[ˈstændˌstɪl] n to bring a car to a standstillfermare una macchina
to be at a standstill (vehicle) → essere fermo/a (industry) → ristagnare, essere paralizzato/a
to come to a standstill (vehicle) → fermarsi (industry) → rimanere paralizzato/a (production) → arrestarsi (talks, negotiations) → giungere a un punto morto

standstill

(ˈstӕndstil) : be at, come to, reach a standstill
to remain without moving; to stop, halt etc. The traffic was at a standstill.

stand·still

n. paro, cese de actividad.
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