Definition of shedload in English:

shedload

noun

British
informal
  • A large amount or number.

    ‘had she decided to join a rival, she would doubtless be earning a shedload of money’
    • ‘He became a bit of a local celebrity, particularly enjoyed mixing his passion for fishing with getting paid shedloads of money for a few hours work a week talking about a ‘sport’ that hardly lends itself to television.’
    • ‘If it were so damn easy to make shedloads of money, wouldn't you be doing it using a laptop on your private beach somewhere tropical?’
    • ‘Ten years ago, most of Australia's wines were in-your-face monsters, with ripe juicy fruit and shedloads of oak.’
    • ‘But unlike in the City, where you can lose a shedload of company money on a dodgy investment, then go out and drown your sorrows on expenses, when career gamblers lose, they lose their own money.’
    • ‘I'm looking forward to doing shedloads of reading on the train to and from work.’
    • ‘At the moment I'm receiving shedloads of mail offering to sell me prescription drugs.’
    • ‘All participating artists will make shedloads of cash and will get to spend some personal time with the attending celeb artists.’
    • ‘Good luck Mark: I hope you raise shedloads of money.’
    • ‘This morning I got up at 5.30 and sorted a shedload of papers into piles and files, wrote letters, paid bills.’
    • ‘Because we were teenagers in the pre-CD era we've got a shedloads of vinyl and cassettes full of music we love.’
    • ‘I could be, you know, like that Welsh poet who drank shedloads and wrote Under Milkwood.’
    • ‘This is one guy who has managed to get shedloads of money out of his followers by that old and trusted trick of telling them the world's going to end, so they won't need all those possessions and cash that'll bar them entry into heaven.’
    • ‘And with or without the other two they stand to make shedloads of money.’
    • ‘It's a very long download (even on broadband), because such is the popularity of the newsletter, and the idea of seeing the above, there's shedloads of people trying to look at it now and the site may take ages to load.’
    • ‘I said that there were shedloads of new varieties.’
    • ‘It has shedloads of extras, if you like that sort of thing.’
    • ‘No, it has been far too busy making shedloads of money.’
    • ‘There are authors and ghosts, obsessive compulsives and shedloads of kids.’
    • ‘Actually, its been nice so far - spent most of the morning in Sulham Woods (no decent links, but I've got shedloads of photos, so they'll be online after the weekend), among the bluebells and so on.’
    • ‘If it's degrees you need, I have shedloads of 'em.’
    a large amount, a fair amount, a good deal, a great deal, a deal, a great quantity, quantities, an abundance, a wealth, a profusion, plenty, masses
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Origin

1990s: from shed + load; perhaps euphemistic after shitload.

Pronunciation

shedload

/ˈʃɛdləʊd/