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stalemate

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stalemate/ˈsteɪlˌmeɪt/noun
pluralstalemates
stalemate
/ˈsteɪlˌmeɪt/
noun
pluralstalemates
Learner's definition of STALEMATE  
: a contest, dispute, competition, etc., in which neither side can gain an advantage or win
[count]
[noncount]
[count, noncount] : a situation in chess in which a player cannot successfully move any of the pieces and neither player can win
— compare checkmate

— stalemate

verb,stalemates; stalemated; stalemating[+ object]
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