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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)
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