be a laugh a minute

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be a laugh a minute

To be very funny. The phrase can also be used sarcastically to describe something that is not funny. Joe's standup comedy routine is a laugh a minute—the people in the audience barely have time to catch their breath. Bob has been so morbid lately. Spending time with him is a laugh a minute.
See also: laugh, minute

be a laugh a minute

  (informal)
to be very funny and entertaining
Usage notes: This phrase is often used humorously to mean the opposite.
You know what Mark's like - he's not exactly a laugh a minute. 'A two-hour meeting with Nigel Owen? I bet that was fun.' 'Oh, it was a laugh a minute.'
See also: laugh, minute