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- Otherwise the prospect is for stalemate .
- Here was a deadlock in strategic thought .
- His tricks will bring us into a stalemate .
- What we have to do now is to break the ice .
- The tigers broke the ice with a touchdown .
- The silence was not very prolonged .
- The negotiations have reached an impasse .
- This was at least a temporary relief from the impasse .
- The negotiations came to a dead lock .
- Bold talent recovered first .