show stopper

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show stopper





(Theatre) informal a stage act, etc, that receives so much applause as to interrupt the performance
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show stopper

n (fam) → scena or numero che strappa gli applausi
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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