barnburner

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barnburner

Any thing, event, or occasion that is especially exciting, impressive, and/or successful. I had so much fun at Jonathan's bachelor party last night; it was a real barnburner! The majority of the game was rather lackluster, but it was a barnburner in the final quarter.
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July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmer Boys Restaurants, the brand known for cooked-to-order breakfasts, burgers and more, introduced a new and improved recipe for its existing Barn Burner burger.
The Kenda Cup finale, a UCI C2 race, will be the Boston Rebellion ProXCT and Barn Burner at Adams Farm in Walpole on July 11-12.
Dan Patrick was evident on inauguration day: In his speech, Abbott's tone was measured and managerial; Patrick's barn burner sounded more like a campaign speech, leaving some to wonder about his intentions for 2018.
It's going to be a barn burner," Oregon coach Robert Johnson said.
If the Special Chiefs Assembly held in Ottawa May 27 is any indication, the Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly scheduled for Halifax July 15 to 17, with a preliminary battle for supremacy held July 14 at a Confederacy of Nations meeting, should be a real barn burner.
has all the earmarks of a real barn burner, a propulsive read that stays one step ahead until the inevitable finale.
CALEF CALLS double-reed duck call Barn Burner is a mid-volume call that is raspy enough for beginners to produce quality duck vocalizations, and has enough versatility for advanced callers.
The loyal young Sarty's responses do not originate with Abner Snopes; so much is clear when we look closely at the barn burner and his tribe.
By most accounts, 2010 should have been a barn burner in the number of credit union mergers, based on rising assessments, the corporate crisis and a bad economy hitting a large part of the country.
On to the large size platters, a good goddamn barn burner comes from Chip Hanna and the Berlin Three.
5 percent--no barn burner but certainly respectable.
Possibly because Catholics and other Christians are looking for weeks ahead to Christmas, which is a barn burner of both a religious and secular celebration, Advent seems something less than exciting.
The song -- the third single from the folk-fueled indie rock band's recent album, "I Carry Your Heart'' -- is a high-energy barn burner, propelled at a spirited clip, driven by fast-moving fiddle and warm, earnest vocals.
It's going to be another barn burner for Dublin fight fans.