happy as a clam


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happy as a clam

- Originally happy-as-a-clam-at-full-tide; it may refer to the fact that when the tide is full, nobody is digging clams.
See also related terms for tide.
Translations
šťastný jako blecha
References in periodicals archive ?
Digging up clams this large makes you feel, well, happy as a clam, but most Pismos are smaller.
When he took things apart, he was as happy as a clam.
Daniel Biederman, president of the BID said, "Everybody is happy as a clam.