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Synonyms for stopper
ˈstɒp ərstop·per

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  1. stoppernoun


    express, fast

Princeton's WordNet

  1. show-stopper, showstopper, stoppernoun

    an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down

    showstopper, plug, conversation stopper, show-stopper, stopple

  2. conversation stopper, stoppernoun

    a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply

    conversation stopper, plug, showstopper, show-stopper, stopple

  3. stoppernoun

    (bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit

    "if my partner has a spade stopper I can bid no trump"

    showstopper, plug, conversation stopper, show-stopper, stopple

  4. plug, stopper, stoppleverb

    blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly

    chew, wad, showstopper, hype, conversation stopper, nag, spark plug, plug, sparking plug, quid, hack, stopple, show-stopper, fireplug, ballyhoo, jade, chaw, cud, male plug, hoopla, fire hydrant

  5. stopper, stoppleverb

    close or secure with or as if with a stopper

    "She stoppered the wine bottle"; "The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers"


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stoppernoun

    stopple, plug

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stoppernoun

    stopple, cork, bung

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "stopper":

    shutter, stop, plug, cap, ceiling, boucher, cork, butcher, tope

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