1. chastise censure severely
  2. sea steps ladder to be lowered over a ship's side for coming aboard
  3. showstopper an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
  4. show-stopper an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down
  5. cheese dip a dip made of cheeses
  6. steps the course along which a person has walked or is walking in
  7. stops a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
  8. chest pain pain in the chest
  9. postpose place after another constituent in the sentence
  10. stapes the stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea
  11. chest voice the lower ranges of the voice in speaking or singing
  12. Stopes birth-control campaigner who in 1921 opened the first birth control clinic in London (1880-1958)
  13. shoe store a shop where shoes are sold
  14. shasta daisy hybrid garden flower derived from Chrysanthemum maximum and Chrysanthemum lacustre having large white flower heads resembling oxeye daisies; often placed in the genus Chrysanthemum
  15. Louis the Pious third son of Charlemagne and king of France and Germany and Holy Roman Emperor (778-840)
  16. shoestring a lace used for fastening shoes
  17. chasteness lack of ornamentation
  18. oestrus applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity
  19. child abuse the physical or emotional or sexual mistreatment of children
  20. shorts trousers that end at or above the knee