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impasse

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impasse(
ihm
-
pahs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. el impasse
(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)
The meeting may be able to find a way out of the impasse which has frozen diplomatic relations.Es posible que la reunión encuentre una salida del impasse que ha congelado las relaciones diplomáticas.
b. el punto muerto
(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)
France has put forward a suggestion which could break the impasse over the new regulations.Francia presentó una sugerencia que podría romper el punto muerto en relación con las nuevas normas.
c. 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)
We've reached an impasse, because neither of us is prepared to budge on this issue.Hemos llegado a un callejón sin salida, porque ninguno de los dos está dispuesto a cambiar de opinión sobre este asunto.
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impasse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el punto muerto, 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)
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impasse [æmˈpɑːs]
noun
punto (m) muerto; impasse (m) (f)
negotiations have reached an impasse las negociaciones han llegado a un punto muerto or impasse; the government is in an impasse el gobierno se halla en un impasse
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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