bucket-load

bucket-load

n
informal a large quantity
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Newington were also impressive on the opening afternoon and they go to Lisburn Distillery looking to build on that but knowing the Whites scored a bucket-load at the weekend.
"I'm standing here as the leader of a political party, as a pregnant lesbian, and my office is full of bibs and baby grows and handmade shawls that people have been sending in by the bucket-load, which is lovely.
"I'm standing here as the leader of a political party, as a pregnant lesbian, and my office is full of bibs and baby grows and hand-made shawls that people have been sending in by the bucket-load, which is lovely.
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. Now that's one way to win the affection of the locals!
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. Now that's one way to win the affection of the locals!
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.
CORONATION STREET (7.30pm and 8.30pm 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.