(the) mother of all something

(the) mother of all something
the mother of all (something) informal an extreme example of something.

Mike's suffering from the mother of all hangovers after the party last night.


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  • (the) mother of all — the mother of all (something) informal an extreme example of something. Mike s suffering from the mother of all hangovers after the party last night …   New idioms dictionary

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