Examples of whopper in a Sentence
That's a whopper of a diamond ring.
He told us a real whopper.
Recent Examples of whopper from the Web
His latest is a whopper: a jumbo turkey leg wrapped in a pretzel.
The Giants will get some tempting offers, and keeping Bumgarner has its downsides, including a whopper next contract.
Saturday’s whopper may be an escalation of this behavior, evidence that Trump is testing the limits of his lies while vilifying journalists by using their own rules against them.
But the fun pretty much ended there as the finale lacked serious pizazz and felt little like the whopper of a season ender viewers had been treated to in the past.
But the real whopper is to say that the Fed has been independent the past decade.
But none of those blink-and-you'll-miss-them references compares to the whopper prequel endorsement that comes at the end of the latest Star Wars Story when Darth Maul, the big baddie from The Phantom Menace, shows up.
Portland enforces its zoning code based on citizen complaints, so no law enforcement officials will be driving or biking around slapping drive-thru offenders with a whopper of a fine.
The whopper is Wisconsin's biggest ever for the prized-sport species.
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WHOPPER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of whopper for English Language Learners
: something that is very large and impressive
: a big lie
WHOPPER Defined for Kids
Definition of whopper for Students
- I've got this big egg that our hen laid … It's a real whopper …
- —Oliver Butterworth, The Enormous Egg
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