Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of standoff
  1. the act of repulsing or repelling an attack; a successful defensive stand
  2. the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
Similar Words: repulsion, draw, tie

 

Hyponyms: dead heat, stalemate

 

Derivational Morphology: repel, drive, repulse, force back, push back, beat back, fight off, rebuff, drive back, tie, draw

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
Clydesdale_terrier means selectively bred small Skye terrier with erect ears and a long silky coat; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z