First pass in to Bergkamp from Parlour - and whammo
! The Ivorian cleaned Arsenal's best player right out.
They mention two straightforward things and then, whammo
, the third one shatters the pattern.
I didn't mean him any harm, and whammo
! He bit me right in the leg!
! No, Winnie the Pooh never had majesty, but boy he had nous.
Her newly named Cable Entertainment Group accounts for a whammo
50% of NBCUniversal's cash flow.
The enemy disappears behind a hillock half a kilometer away and you desperately keep your fingers crossed as the mortar follows suit, a heart-stopping moment later, WHAMMO
! A massive green explosion and debris from the enemy's body gently descends to the ground as your teammates glide up to your flag and return it to its stand.
A perfectly fine day was going swell when - whammo
- some situation flipped the world upside down.
! The emperor was found to have no clothes, everyone panicked, there was literally a run on the bank, and, as Fortune put it, a major counterparty went bust and dragged down others to whom it was linked.
. Irony can't be gone around, it can only be gone through." (APR, May/June 2008.)
A savage squall came across her track and pushed her to 61 knots--then 'whammo
', it was all over!
Every blow began with an extended wind up, the impact punctuated by a "whammo
" sound effect, and once hit, the victim, hand to face, spun erratically in place.
These entities let everything ride for a year at a time, then WHAMMO
, they hit us with their bills all at one whack, with nary a thought of offering even the slightest glimmer of an idea of what we got for our money.