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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He saddles Barrel Of Fun (5.20) 100% Kevin Prendergast has won Down Royal's 2.45 the last three times he has had a runner in it, which suggests we should keep a close eye on his Watch The Birdie Richard Fahey is 6-11 in 3yo+ handicaps at Pontefract this season (+pounds 22.75 to pounds 1 level stakes) and saddles Changing The Guard (3.10) Jamie Spencer has a 50 per cent strike-rate when riding for David Barron this season (three runners from six rides) and they team up with Buzz Bird (2.40) at Pontefract SIGNPOSTS 26 & 28 TRAINERSPOT 27 & 28
SEDGEFIELD: 6.30 Barrel Of Fun, 7.00 Dontpaytheferryman, 7.30 Freedom Flying, 8.00 I'm Your Man, 8.30 Troodos Jet, 9.00 Safin.
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The blurb says: "These people are a barrel of fun. We even quoted my mate Archer as saying 'go for it, it'd be a crime not to'.
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"They were singing, 'Let's have a barrel of fun, we've got the blues on the run'.
Niagara is a barrel of fun, and you won't need to go hurtling over the falls to find it.
"And if you insist on having science in a pub quiz, the British invented gravity, the train and split the atom - though we got an over-keen New Zealander to do it for us, it was really dangerous and Jean Luc Picard in Star Trek is British too!" Al Murray - The Pub Landlord presents Barrel of Fun, at St David's Hall, Cardiff on Tuesday.
Barron Watlass, under a fine ride from Barry Keniry, came out on top in the opening novice hurdle, winning by half a length from Heart Of Dubai, with the odds-on Barrel Of Fun beaten a further four lengths back in third.
According to the blurb "These people are a barrel of fun, we even quoted my mate Archer as saying 'go for it, it'd be a crime not to'.
Al Murray The Pub Landlord - Barrel Of Fun Extra: Royal Spa Centre, Leamington.