blind alley


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blind alley

A road, alley, or passageway open at one end only. Also see cul-de-sac.
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Asad Umar, the leading player of Imran Khan, has taken the nation to the blind alley and is more interested in squeezing the poor instead of taxing the elite.
History will reflect that David Cameron was the worst PM we ever had, leading our country down a blind alley. Taking fright, sorry I meant flight, leaving another to sort his mess out.
The defence lawyers protested, saying they were being ambushed and literally walking from blind alley to blind alley.
It is here that the infamous 'Hell's Alley' is identified, a blind alley where strikers fled and were unable to exit as the so-called 'special constables' on horseback beat anyone in their path.
PTI leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Nawaz Sharif is disqualified, his under-19 team will land him in blind alley. He said Sharif spent money on rally to show himself as oppressed individual.
He noted that the Yemeni parties had reached a blind alley, but His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has managed to persuade them to return back to the negotiating table, Al-Jabri noted.
a tall corridor, a blind alley follows the thief home.
As a consequence Nawaz Sharif had also walked into a blind alley of his own.
Unfortunately this could lead them up an evolutionary blind alley as, with humans, it's often the puny blokes who make the most noise.
The dialogue between the government and opposition for overcoming the political crisis has entered a blind alley and not a single positive result is expected, at least until the end of this summer, while the danger of losing the recommendation for opening the negotiations is becoming bigger.
Dumped almost in the heap of used plastic sheets and worn out blanket, septuagenarian Ullashi Majhi was simply counting her last days along the blind alley of Srimani Colony on Biddon Street near Maniktala area.
Rashid said that the hospital has proved a blind alley for him, adding that if Musharraf came out, he faces the court while being admitted in the hospital.