something so frightening or emotionally gripping as to make one's heart seem to stop beating: We didn't crash, but it was a heartstopper.

Nearby words

  1. heartsick,
  2. heartsink,
  3. heartsome,
  4. heartsomely,
  5. heartsore,
  6. heartstrings,
  7. heartthrob,
  8. heartwarming,
  9. heartwood,
  10. heartworm

Origin of heartstopper

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