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the mother of all sth

informal
an ​extremeexample of something: We got ​caught in the mother of all ​storms.
(Definition of the mother of all sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the mother of all sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) …最极端的例子…
in Chinese (Traditional) …最極端的例子…
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