bucket-load

bucket-load

n
informal a large quantity
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There he tries to buy a himself drink but accidentally hands over enough cash for a bucket-load, which goes down very well with the locals
SLOW TRAIN THROUGH AFRICA WITH GRIFF RHYS JONES ITV 9pm At a railway junction bar in Zambia, Griff (above) tries to buy a drink but accidentally hands over enough cash for a bucket-load.
And property gurus Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer reveal more about their new show SLOW TRAIN THROUGH AFRICA WITH GRIFF RHYS JONES ITV 9pm At a railway junction bar in Zambia, Griff (above) tries to buy a drink but accidentally hands over enough cash for a bucket-load.
After being humiliated in a 5-0 Ashes drubbing, the batsman got another bucket-load thrown over him - by his No 1 fan, as he and his wife Jessica enjoyed a day out at Sydney's Bondi Beach.
Sand castles are being built by the bucket-load at Cannon Hill Park where 60 tonnes of the stuff has been specially shipped in for the summer.
30pm ITV) MURDER, arson, fraud, adultery, stolen babies - you'll find these by the bucket-load in soaps, but racism is still very much a hot potato and bigots tend to have a very short shelf life.
PICKED up a bucket-load of brownie points during a truly lovely Mummy's Day.
The British-born TV whizz said the award made him feel like he had really arrived Stateside despite already picking up a bucket-load of gongs.
Indeed, Postcomm reached this conclusion because Royal Mail is losing money by the bucket-load.
So it's OK to bombard Noddy-watching tots with ads for a fizzy pop made with sweeteners and a bucket-load of Brilliant Blue.
The striker has not figured in the international side since August 2005 against Switzerland and despite a bucket-load of goals this season in the Irish League, he was again over-looked last week.
Mad Dog's young side have entertained Conference observers this term and they tend to score goals by the bucket-load, despite their form tailing off in recent matches.