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Definition of showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: to send a short message to someone or call them briefly, often to enquire about their availability.
Definitions include: peeping tom.
Definitions include: to kick someone off of a network connection.
Definitions include: the level to which something is bogus.
Definitions include: pejorative name for Microsoft Windows.
Definitions include: the act of telling a person or group everything one knows about a particular topic.
Definitions include: acronym for "be right there".
Definitions include: "nothing much".
Definitions include: to play with a Hacky Sack (footbag.)
Definitions include: a type of shareware that interrupts use of the software to display a message asking the user to "register" the software (i.e. pay for it.)
Definitions include: to occupy a domain name that is a misspelling of a popular website.
Definitions include: to accidentally press a button or key adjacent to the desired one, e.g. while typing on a keyboard or entering a phone number.
Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on floor laughing".
Definitions include: "okay, thanks, bye."
Definitions include: acronym for "great".

Other terms relating to 'to break, ruin, destroy':

Definitions include: to steal.
Definitions include: to wreck a vehicle such that repairs would cost more than the value of the (unwrecked) vehicle.
Definitions include: to mess up.
Definitions include: good; excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: to injure or destroy.
Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.
Definitions include: to phone or page excessively; to fill up the capacity of some electronic answering service (voice mail, answering machine, one's pager, etc.)
Definitions include: in an update or sequel to a video game, to make a weapon weak or weaker, such that it's like a Nerf gun.
Definitions include: to have sex.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: very cold.
Definitions include: to break, to fail.
Definitions include: to lie to.
Definitions include: to overwhelm a web site with massive amounts of traffic due to Slashdot linking to it.
Definitions include: to vomit.

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Definitions include: To have sex with a female during her period.
Definitions include: an awkward silence or feeling one gets in odd social situations.
Definitions include: a sign of disapproval.
Definitions include: short for definitely obvious.
Definitions include: acronym for "just shaking my head".
Definitions include: to proceed immediately to the important part(s).
Definitions include: prone to being verbally disrespectful; "mouthy".
Definitions include: anus.
Definitions include: to fire a bullet; "shoot".
Definitions include: Alternative for "fucking" or "frigging", primarily used when a swear is not appropriate (i.e. a funeral, church, work, with your grandparents).

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