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if ever there was one

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishif ever there was oneif ever there was oneinformal used to say that someone or something is a typical example of something He’s a natural comedian if ever there was one. ever
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if ever there was oneA crazy notion if ever there was one.Exercise is the original fountain of youth if ever there was one.He is a product of the system if ever there was one.Here is a time warp if ever there was one.My favourite Caithness loch is Heilen, near Castletown; an expert's loch if ever there was one.My son, however, is a sports fanatic if ever there was one.An obstinate fellow, if ever there was one, and a very elusive one too.
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