by the boatload

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Definition of by the boatload

: in large numbers We bought souvenirs by the boatload.

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“By the boatload.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/by%20the%20boatload. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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