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Synonyms for showstopper

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

something that is strikingly attractive or has great popular appeal

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Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur were the showstoppers for the evening.
Former cricketer Atul Wassan, the showstopper, modelled a double- arrow pendant.
They had an impressive showing at the Showstopper 2006 Mid America finals in Austin, where they walked away with a good share of the awards for solos, duets, and group entries including first place in video championships for seniors and juniors.
TV host Mini Mathur was the showstopper for designer Payal Kapoor.
I am honoured to have walked the showstopper with him.
The NECA Showstopper Showcase and Awards is the most prestigious recognition event in the electrical construction industry.
THERE has been a huge debate in the past over celebrity showstoppers.
Speaking of showstoppers - and plans that haven't been made public anywhere but here - fans of the late reggae master Bob Marley have a treat in store on tomorrow night's Grammy show.
At this year's Showstopper event at IFA, our aim was to get media coverage and enhance our brand awareness in Europe," said Lisa Despeyroux, communications manager, WISTIKI.
The only notable exception being John Abraham, who has now become a seasoned showstopper at Fashion Week.
Stepping Out: The Real Showstopper - More than two million African American women are currently members of traditional Greek societies.
and IFA today announced that ShowStoppers will produce the official press events for the next three years at IFA, the global tradeshow for consumer electronics and home appliances that moves markets and inspires buyers.
Industry leaders, innovators and startups imagine the future of technology for work, home and play at ShowStoppers @ IFA 2014, the Official Press Event of IFA, the global tradeshow that moves markets and inspires buyers.
SHOWSTOPPERS won the Winter Cup Eight-a-Side Football Tournament held in Sakhir.
ShowStoppers, a leading event organiser, has partnered with the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) to conduct an exclusive press reception ahead of Gitex Technology Week, the ICT tradeshow.