nounAustralian • informal
- A topic of conversation that is very interesting or controversial: sibling rivalry is the new barbecue stopper—at least in my circlesMore example sentences
- In discussions of work and family the issue of equality of parenting should be no barbecue stopper.
- It was the Prime Minister four years ago who said the work-life balance issue was a barbecue stopper for Australians.
- The media might be making a big fuss over this but right across the mainland people are saying this ain't no barbecue stopper.