What does take the cake mean?

 

Idiom Meaning:

to be the most remarkable (or the worst)

 

Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:

 

Shallow Hal (2001)

Time of Scene: ~00:38:00

Hal: Does she take the cake, or what?

Mauricio: She takes the whole bakery, Hal.

 

True Blood “Hitting the Ground” (2010)

Melinda Mickens: You warm now, son?

Tommy Mickens: Little better, yeah.

Sam Merlotte: Well, now you give a shit. I thought Tara had a shitty mother but you take the cake!

Joe Lee Mickens: Don’t talk to your mother that way.

 

 

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