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- n. Alternative spelling of showstopper.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
- n. something that is strikingly attractive or has great popular appeal
Sorry, no etymologies found.
It is an extra expense, but it is not a show-stopper.
Australia found a way to stop them. 2007 was the real show-stopper for me.
Sunrise this morning was a show-stopper, or would have been had there been a show.
But the show-stopper was the awards night gala held last night at the UN.
His "I'm Going To Die" number almost outshines the show-stopper "Geography Song."
BUT the email-address giveaway is a show-stopper for me.
Then it's topped by an even better show-stopper when Terri White leads the whole gang in the sensational "Who's That Woman."
Here are 20 tips from pro photographer Tim Romano that will get you some show-stopper shots on the water.
This leaves security as the only genuine show-stopper, an area of corporate or regulatory concern, with perhaps adequate service levels a further concern.
Once you have the answer in front of you — you know, actual quantitative facts — then it will be obvious that waste handling is a trivial problem, not the show-stopper of your imagination.
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