Definition of standstill in English:
A situation or condition in which there is no movement or activity at all: the traffic came to a standstill
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- As he came to a standstill at a stop sign at Acacia Park, two armed men appeared and jumped into his vehicle.
- That apart, all flying and ground activities in the airfield have come to a standstill.
- This had led to mass panic and commercial activities had come to almost a standstill.
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