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Origin of show-stopper
OTHER WORDS FROM show-stoppershow-stopping, showstopping, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for show-stopper
But the case against Lagarde, 58, is nothing like the showstopper Strauss-Kahn provided.IMF Chief Lagarde Placed Under Formal Investigation in France|Tracy McNicoll|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Marc Jacobs 'Showstopper 7-Piece' Holiday Makeup Set, $89 at Sephora 4.The Daily Beast's 2013 Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide|The Daily Beast|November 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The showstopper this summer is the Urs Fischer exhibition at MOCA and the Geffen Contemporary.Simon de Pury: Visiting 16 Studios of Los Angeles’s Top Artists|Simon de Pury|August 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Like Hathaway, she shot her big showstopper in a single take.Inside the Anne Hathaway ‘Les Misérables’ Video Spoof That Went Viral|Ramin Setoodeh|January 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sliced in half and displayed cut-side up, this is a delicious showstopper.