- a stemwinding watch.
- Older Slang.
- something remarkable of its kind.
- a rousing speech, especially a stirring political address.
- a stirring orator.
Origin of stemwinder
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Examples from the Web for stemwinder
Former Mayor Marc Morial, now national head of the Urban League, gave a stemwinder that went over well.Obama Love/Hate in the Gulf
August 29, 2010