barrel of fun


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barrel of fun

A person or thing that is very enjoyable. This phrase is often used sarcastically. Oh sure, our science teacher is a real barrel of fun, especially when he's the detention monitor. Carnivals are always a barrel of fun!
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barrel of fun

Fig. a tremendous amount of fun. Jill is just a barrel of fun in class. We had a barrel of fun at your party.
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barrel of fun

1. n. a tremendous amount of fun. We have a barrel of fun at the zoo.
2. n. a person who is a lot of fun. Taylor is just a barrel of fun on dates.
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FROM global warming to a PC world gone mad, Al Murray Pub Landlord heads to the Royal Spa Centre in Leamington on Monday with Barrel Of Fun Extra.
THESE Rugby brownies had a barrel of fun when they joined another pack from Burbage at Topstones, in Leicestershire, over the bank holiday weekend.
Modelled on Lofty from It Ain't HalfHot Mum, this barrel of fun from a distance appears to be a renegade Munchkin performing a weird form of fertility dance.
Jim Best made it a perfect double on the day when Barrel Of Fun won the novice' Hurdle to add to the Lewes trainer's strike with Skye But N Ben at Newton Abbot earlier.
But I have to admit, Adam was a non-stop barrel of fun and energy, and put his heart and soul into the action.
BARREL OF FUN Carol Ann signs sherry vat in Jerez yesterday GOOD TASTE She enjoys a sip
Jim Best maintained his decent record at Fontwell when Barrel Of Fun ran out an easy winner of the opener.
Meade's charge clearly stays well, is sure to be wellschooled and is preferred to Descaro, the horse boasting the best hurdle form in the race, and Dermot Weld's hurdling debutant Barrel Of Fun.
Earlier, the lightly-raced, Dermot Weldtrained Barrel Of Fun, sets a decent standard in the Racecard Advertisement Sligo Maiden and affords reigning champion Pat Smullen a chance to join Johnny Murtagh on the 73-winner mark for the season.
Elsewhere on the card, Dermot Weld's BARREL OF FUN, third to Rockhampton over course and distance, sets the standard in the ten-furlong maiden.
Dermot Weld's colt BARREL OF FUN finished third to Rockhampton in an above average Leopardstown and sets the standard.
1 BUSY Irish workers brave the elements to work on thatched roof; 2 WORRIES The men are left with no work after their job is finished; 3 LIFE'S A BEACH Pacific Ocean beckons for the new Hula Bula skirt team; 4 WARM RECEPTION Business thrives for Irish lads and thatched skirts; 5 WELCOME Waitress is all smiles as she hands Irish trio their bar bill; 6 BARREL OF FUN Thatchers take time out to relax with favourite beer
Bill and Ben Flowerpot Fun, Pingu, A Barrel of Fun and Teletubbies Favourite games.