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buttload

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  1. (slang, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A large amount, originally refering to a large container, butt.
    • We spent all day Sunday and picked up a buttload of pecans.
    1882 Rogers, James Edwin Thorold, A History of Agriculture and Prices in England, p. 205:
    • Again, by 28 Hen. VIII, cap. 14, it is re-enacted that the tun of wine should contain 252 gallons, a butt of Malmsey 126 gallons, a pipe 126 gallons, a tercian or puncheon 84 gallons, a hogshead 63 gallons, a tierce 41 gallons, a barrel 31.5 gallons, a rundlet 18.5 gallons.
  2. (vulgar, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A large amount, originally refering to a large container, butt.
    • 1999, Philip Greenspun, Philip and Alex's Guide to Web Publishing, page 267:
      You can collect a metric buttload of data about user activity on your site without too much effort.
    • 2004, Theresa Alan, Spur of the Moment, page 264:
      Anyway, they are paying me a buttload of money to do this series, and I want to share my good fortune with you and that's that.
    • 2005, Napoleon Dynamite: The Complete Quote Book, Simon and Schuster, ISBN 1416915524, page 67:
      "Yeah, there's, like, a buttload of gangs at this school."


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