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Overview of noun stopper

The noun stopper has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. show-stopper, showstopper, stopper

(an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down)

2. conversation stopper, stopper

(a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply)

3. stopper

((bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit; "if my partner has a spade stopper I can bid no trump")

4. plug, stopper, stopple

(blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly)

Overview of verb stopper

The verb stopper has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. stopper, stopple

(close or secure with or as if with a stopper; "She stoppered the wine bottle"; "The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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