billy-ho


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Noun1.billy-ho - an unimaginably large amountbilly-ho - an unimaginably large amount; "British say `it rained like billyo' where Americans say `it rained like all get out'"
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
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We have to fight like billy-ho to get an extension from Snow Hill.
There's nothing worse than ironing a shirt for going away and then finding it creased to billy-ho.
Saturday, December 12 I was in desperate need of a good oldfashioned lie-in, but an early-riser was banging away like billy-ho on something in the garden of a nearby residence, so getting any rest was nigh-on impossible.