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Definition of showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: to skip a pre-arranged meeting, especially a date.
Definitions include: "I am not a quantum physicist".
Definitions include: shortened form of "message".
Definitions include: used at the end of text-based communication to indicate that the content was sarcastic.
Definitions include: "elite".
Definitions include: an error code used to refer to user error.
Definitions include: acronym for "trigger warning".
Definitions include: computer speak for "elite."
Definitions include: the words and phrases that are (mostly) unique to communication on the world wide web.
Definitions include: acronym for "one of my followers".
Definitions include: acronym for "from the article."
Definitions include: acronym for "face to face".
Definitions include: For information about the origin of the term, see the term's article on Wikipedia.
Definitions include: to use a search engine to get information about a current or past love interest.
Definitions include: acronym for "just wondering".

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: Highway Patrolman.
Definitions include: to vomit.
Definitions include: relax.
Definitions include: a large ("fat") bag of illegal drugs ("sack").
Definitions include: very fresh.
Definitions include: a place in poor condition.
Definitions include: "Tijuana", Mexico.
Definitions include: one who performs fellatio.
Definitions include: We are the Rutland rats. To fit the bill we enter treatment programmes for chemical dependency, sometimes twice usually in our mid twenties, crack jokes at any opportunity and genuinely enjoy ourselves. We love the food and guffaw loudly to American sitcoms at the weekends. We'll relapse very shortly after and sometimes die. We are the Rutland rats.
Definitions include: The humiliating public appearance under police arrest of some prominent or wealthy person, usually while being walked to a criminal law proceeding, such as an arraignment.

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