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noun [U] uk   /æmˈpæs/  us   /ˈɪm.pæs/
a situation in which progress is impossible, especially because the people involved cannot agree: The dispute had reached an impasse, as neither side would compromise.
Translations of “impasse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 絕境, 僵局…
in Russian безвыходное положение, тупик…
in Turkish açmaz, çıkmaz, kördüğüm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绝境, 僵局…
in Polish impas…
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