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  1. dead end

    • IPA[ˈded ˈend]

    美式

    • n.
      an end of a road or passage from which no exit is possible; a cul-de-sac;a road or passage having a dead end
    • v.
      (of a road or passage) come to a dead end
    • verb: dead-end, 3rd person present: dead-ends, gerund or present participle: dead-ending, past tense: dead-ended, past participle: dead-ended

    • noun: dead end, plural noun: dead ends

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. an end of a road or passage from which no exit is possible; a cul-de-sac the path came to a dead end
    • a road or passage having a dead end Not that way! It's a dead end!
    • a situation offering no prospects of progress or development a dead-end job

    動詞

    • 1. North American (of a road or passage) come to a dead end he kept walking, until the corridor dead-ended
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    • IPA[ˌdɛd ˈɛnd]

    英式

    • n.
      an end of a road or passage from which no exit is possible: the path came to a dead end
    • v.
      (of a road or passage) come to a dead end: he kept walking, until the corridor dead-ended

    Oxford Dictionary