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Definition of showstopper

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "bastard operator from hell".
Definitions include: acronym "not your personal army".
Definitions include: "password."
Definitions include: a person who downloads without uploading in return.
Definitions include: acronym for "do I look like I give a shit."
Definitions include: acronym for "too long; will read later".
Definitions include: used with a subject matter to refer to a person with deep, expert knowledge of that subject matter.
Definitions include: prefix added to a noun to make it Internet-related.
Definitions include: acronym for "what's on your mind".
Definitions include: a piece of non-functioning or outdated equipment that is inexplicably kept on premises - perhaps to serve as a doorstop.
Definitions include: acronym for "sorry, could not resist".
Definitions include: to add something to the beginning; "prefix".
Definitions include: a person who acts like they know everything but actually knows nothing.
Definitions include: something that is so exceptionally good or fun it could be as addictive as crack (i.e. crack cocaine).
Definitions include: "probably".

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: acronym for "as far as I can tell".
Definitions include: anal sex
Definitions include: Hair on the head of a female
Definitions include: to fart under the bed covers while in bed with another person, then pull those covers over their head so they're forced to smell it.
Definitions include: to make a person extremely bored.
Definitions include: Used as an exclamation of shock or surprise. Generally used to fill up the silence that generally lingers after issuing a clever insult.
Definitions include: an undefined period of time.
Definitions include: very quickly.
Definitions include: many or much.
Definitions include: to leave someone in a bad situation.

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