The British Idiom – Whale of a time
Definition of Whale of a time
If you’re having a great time and really enjoying yourself, we say that you are having a whale of a time.
Examples of Usage of Whale of a time
I’m having a whale of a time posting these videos online. I hope you’re having a whale of a time learning them. I remember when I was 17 years old and in the royal air force. I worked in a hospital, surrounded by nurses, was the proud owner of a brand-new motorcycle, and was generally having a whale of a time.
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