blind alley

blind alley(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (street with no exit)
a. el callejón sin salida
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
I got lost on my way to your house and ended up in a blind alley.Me perdí de camino a tu casa y terminé en un callejón sin salida.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(quagmire)
a. el callejón sin salida
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
No one knows what to do about the conflict in that country; the situation is a blind alley.Nadie sabe qué hacer sobre el conflicto en ese país; la situación es un callejón sin salida.
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