a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply
the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
something that is strikingly attractive or has great popular appeal
close or secure with or as if with a stopper
(bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit
blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly