show-stopper, showstopper, stopper(noun)
an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
conversation stopper, stopper(noun)
a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply
(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"
plug, stopper, stopple(verb)
blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly
close or secure with or as if with a stopper
"She stoppered the wine bottle"; "The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers"
Agent noun of stop, someone or something that stops something.
A type of knot at the end of a rope, to prevent it from unravelling.
Put a stopper in the knot.
A bung or cork
We need a stopper or the boat will sink.
He's the number one stopper in the country.
In the commodity futures market, someone who is long (owns) a futures contract and is demanding delivery because they want to take possession of the deliverable commodity.
Cattle futures: spillover momentum plus evidence of a strong stopper (i.e., 96 loads demanded) should kick the opening higher.
A train that calls at all or almost all stations between its origin and destination, including very small ones.
To close a container by using a stopper.
one who stops, closes, shuts, or hinders; that which stops or obstructs; that which closes or fills a vent or hole in a vessel
a short piece of rope having a knot at one or both ends, with a lanyard under the knot, -- used to secure something
a name to several trees of the genus Eugenia, found in Florida and the West Indies; as, the red stopper. See Eugenia
to close or secure with a stopper
A person who serendipitously finds a way to make thing discontinue.
I just read the definitions and realized that I am a stopper of negative behavior.
opprest, popster, toppers
The numerical value of stopper in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of stopper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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