showstopper translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "showstopper" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

showstopper

noun [C]     /ˈʃəʊˌstɒp.ər/ US  /ˈʃoʊˌstɑː.pɚ/ approving
a piece in a stage performance that the audience enjoy so much that their clapping and shouts of approval interrupt the performance 时常被热烈掌声打断的精彩表演 Parts of plays, shows and films
showstopping     /ˈʃəʊˌstɒp.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈʃoʊˌstɑː.pɪŋ/ adjective [before noun]
a showstopping performance 时常被热烈掌声打断的精彩表演 Exciting and interesting
Translations of “showstopper”
in Chinese (Traditional) 時常被熱烈掌聲打斷的精彩表演…
(Definition of showstopper from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

be as thick as thieves

to be very close friends and share secrets, etc.

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More