whale of a time

whale of a time
   When people have a whale of a time, they enjoy themselves a lot.
   

We had a whale of a time at the party last night.


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  • whale of a time — If you have a whale of a time, you really enjoy yourself …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • whale of a time — (informal) A hugely enjoyable time • • • Main Entry: ↑whale …   Useful english dictionary

  • whale of a time — great time, enjoyable time …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Whale of a time — having a really enjoyable time …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • whale of a time — Australian Slang having a really enjoyable time …   English dialects glossary

  • have a whale of a time — informal phrase to have a lot of fun Thesaurus: to enjoy something, or to enjoy yourselfsynonym Main entry: whale * * * enjoy oneself very much * * * have a ˈwhale of a time idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • have a whale of a time — tv. to have an exciting time; to have a big time. □ We had a whale of a time at your party. □ Yes, we really had a whale of a time …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • have a whale of a time — ► have a whale of a time informal enjoy oneself very much. Main Entry: ↑whale …   English terms dictionary

  • have a whale of a time — verb To enjoy oneself greatly. We had a whale of a time at the party Saturday night …   Wiktionary

  • have a whale of a time — to enjoy yourself very much. Did Sam enjoy himself at the party? He had a whale of a time …   New idioms dictionary

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