barrel of monkeys

Main Entry:  barrel of monkeys
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  good-natured pandemonium
Example:  Perhaps it's the silliness of the image, or how perplexed and tickled you'd feel if you ever saw a barrel of monkeys.
Etymology:  based on what would happen if monkeys were in a barrel
Usage:  slang's 21st Century Lexicon
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