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Definition of showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "laughing my ass off."
Definitions include: computer software that occupies too many resources due to its preponderance of features.
Definitions include: a friend, usually white.
Definitions include: "application."
Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on the floor laughing my fucking ass off".
Definitions include: acronym for "I am not a medical doctor".
Definitions include: acronym for "love you like a sister".
Definitions include: non-elegant, in a way that solves a problem using the sheer amount of computer processing available, rather than finding (or inventing) a smarter technique.
Definitions include: a cable connector device with either two male or two female connectors on it, used to connect mismatched cables.
Definitions include: an attractive female.
Definitions include: acronym for "good game."
Definitions include: the accepted etiquette on the internet.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of Rick roll.
Definitions include: acronym for "falling off chair, rolling on floor, laughing out loud".
Definitions include: to use one or more kludges (as described in the noun sense) to solve a problem.

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: on drugs.
Definitions include: A Thing or person that makes little or no sense at all; something that has no point.
Definitions include: breasts.
Definitions include: mild to moderately intoxicated from drugs or alcohol.
Definitions include: Sex activities ,Rollercoaster, dirty,getting down
Definitions include: a piece of property and/or a residence that needs repairs and/or remodeling, but can be used as-is.
Definitions include: nickname for a surgeon, used by doctors in the UK.
Definitions include: any email that is unpleasant in tone or content.
Definitions include: very surprising.
Definitions include: animal feces.

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