impasse Sackgasse


impasse = Sackgasse

Pronunciation =  impasse

Pronunciation in German = Sackgasse

impasse in German: Sackgasse

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a situation in which no progress is possible 

Definition in German: eine Situation, in der kein Fortschritt möglich ist

Examples in English:

  • The negotiations seemed to have reached an impasse.

Examples in German:

  • Die Verhandlungen schienen in eine Sackgasse geraten zu sein.

Synonyms of impasse

Synonyms in German ausweglose Situation
Synonyms in English deadlock, stand-off, dead end, checkmate

Antonyms of impasse

Antonyms in German Durchbruch
Antonyms in English solution, boon, agreement, breakthrough

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