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many's the (something)

There have been many such occasions. Refers to units of time, as in "hour," "day," "evening," etc. Many's the evening I've thought fondly on my time as a teacher in rural Japan. When you're young, many's the hour you spend playing with friends, blissfully ignorant to the troubles of the world.

many's the

— used to indicate that something happens often.
2000 Taxi News Many's the happy hour I've spent listening to cabbies thrash that one out.
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Many's the time I've felt mortified because I have to ask for a fork.