showstopper Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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showstoppernoun [C]

uk   /ˈʃəʊˌstɒp.ər/  us   /ˈʃoʊˌstɑː.pɚ/ approving
a ​piece in a ​stageperformance that the ​audienceenjoy so much that ​theirclapping and ​shouts of ​approvalinterrupt the ​performance
adjective [before noun] uk   /-ˌstɒp.ɪŋ/  us   /-ˌstɑː.pɪŋ/
a showstopping performance
(Definition of showstopper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “showstopper”
in Chinese (Simplified) 时常被热烈掌声打断的精彩表演…
in Chinese (Traditional) 時常被熱烈掌聲打斷的精彩表演…
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