How to use Deadlock in a sentence

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  • Negotiations were entered into, but a deadlock ensued.

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  • Finally, in 1871, a "constitutional government" was formed by certain Englishmen under King Thakombau; but this, after incurring heavy debt, and promoting the welfare of neither whites nor natives, came after three years to a deadlock, and the British government felt obliged, in the interest of all parties, to accept the unconditional cession now offered (1874).

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  • Under these circumstances a constitution of a more severe type was recommended by those responsible for the government of Malta and was about to be adopted, as the only alternative to a deadlock, by the imperial authorities.

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  • At the Paris Conference there was from the first a deadlock in the Adriatic dispute.

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  • Thus the proposal entirely failed of its effect, and as Italy, Yugoslavia and America each adhered to its standpoint, and the two western Powers shrank from any constructive policy, a fresh deadlock ensued.

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  • The onus was on the NWS to look at how to break the current deadlock in arms control.

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  • Both sides had chances to break the deadlock inside the first ten minutes.

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  • The game reaches a deadlock, a perfect illusion is breaking into the small pieces of separate sentences.

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  • Neither team could break the deadlock and the game remained scoreless at half time.

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  • Obstruction met his well-meant efforts to promote the general good, and before twelve months of the presidential term had run public affairs were at a deadlock.

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  • The experiment of applying responsible government on party lines to the two Canadian provinces at last seemed to have come to a deadlock.

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  • In the recovery of a more real standard, we owe much to men like Mommsen, Ramsay, Blass and Harnack, trained amid other methods and traditions than those which had brought the constructive study of Acts almost to a deadlock.

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  • He had a bellicose attitude toward trying to break the deadlock on the Western Front.

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  • Protected by a 5-lever mortise deadlock or 2 key operated security bolts on all other external doors.

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  • Should it not prove possible to overcome the deadlock on a program of work, alternative venues should be pursued.

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  • Your door should also be fitted with a 5 lever mortice deadlock.

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  • Following their victory over The Monad, Mek-Quake traveled to the planet Hekate, where Deadlock inducted him into the ways of Khaos.

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  • More often than not this door will have a rim night latch fitted to it which does not deadlock and is next to glass.

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  • Correspondents say North Korea may be using the missile threat to try to break the deadlock.

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  • Matters soon came to a deadlock, and the vice-dean and his party appealed to the bishop to hold a visitation under the statutes.

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  • After a tight and scoreless first half, the Reds broke the deadlock early in the second period.

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  • Continue reading Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson insists he is unconcerned that new contract talks with Rio Ferdinand have reached deadlock.

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  • On this there was a deadlock; all through 1897 and 1898 the QuotaDeputations failed to come to an agreement.

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  • When things came to a deadlock the king tactfully intervened and voluntarily relinquished his hereditary title to Lithuania, thus placing the two countries on a constitutional equality and preparing the way for fresh negotiations in the future.

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  • Lengthened negotiations took place but they led to no satisfactory result, while the kings enemies in Germany, taking advantage of the deadlock, showed signs of revolt.

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  • A deadlock, lasting from January 1905 until April 1906, ensued between the crown and Hungary and, to a great extent, between Hungary and Austria.

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  • The Liberal party had been out of office for eight years, the Conservative -Junimist coalition had practically carried out its complete programme, and legislation was at a deadlock owing to the abstention of the Liberal opposition.

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  • A deadlock of more than three months ensued, finally resulting in the election (April 24) of Sumner by a majority of a single vote.

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  • The reason for this change lay partly in the fact that the ephors, chosen by popular election from the whole body of citizens, represented a democratic element in the constitution without violating those oligarchical methods which seemed necessary for its satisfactory administration; partly in the weakness of the kingship, the dual character of which inevitably gave rise to jealousy and discord between the two holders of the office, often resulting in a practical deadlock; partly in the loss of prestige suffered by the kingship, especially during the 5th century, owing to these quarrels, to the frequency with which kings ascended the throne as minors and a regency was necessary, and to the many cases in which a king was, rightly or wrongly, suspected of having accepted bribes from the enemies of the state and was condemned and banished.

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  • The Italian students desired to revive the question of an Italian university, which had come to a deadlock, and in Nov.

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  • From the political deadlock that ensued relief could only be had by an arrangement between Newcastle and Pitt.

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  • During the deadlock (June 2, 1905) Kossuth had obtained the adoption of a motion to authorize the compilation of an autonomous Hungarian tariff, and on the 28th of May 1906, the Coalition cabinet was authorized by the crown to present the Szell-Korber tariff to the Chamber in the form of a Hungarian autonomous tariff distinct from but identical with the Austrian tariff.

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  • After a brief session it was prorogued to the 1st of February 1849, and when it met on that date a deadlock between king and parliament occurred.

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  • The result was a deadlock; and, even before the promulgation of the Carlsbad decrees in October 1819 the grand-duke had prorogued the chambers, after three months of sterile debate.

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  • The contest between the royal power and that of the Sicilian estates threatened to bring matters to a deadlock, until in 1812, under the impulse of Lord William Bentinck, a constitution modelled largely on that of England was passed by the estates.

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