What does cloud nine mean?


Idiom Meaning:

extremely happy


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)

Time of Scene: n/a

Mr. C. Junior: Where’s my shell phone? Hello?

Mr. Conductor: Junior? Junior, is that you?

Mr. C. Junior: Oh, hi, ‘cuz. Are you in a tunnel? This isn’t a very good line.

Mr. Conductor: Junior, where are you?

Mr. C. Junior: Um… I’m in paradise! I just got on cloud nine and here I am!

Mr. Conductor: Junior, listen to me; you’ve got to come to the Island of Sodor right now!

Mr. C. Junior: Now? But I’m waiting on the perfect wave!

Mr. Conductor: Oh, no, you’re not. You’re coming here! You’ve got to help me find the source of all our family’s gold dust.

Mr. C. Junior: What is the source?

Mr. Conductor: That’s the trouble, Junior; I haven’t a clue.

Mr. C. Junior: And I’ve used up most of my gold dust, too.

Mr. Conductor: What? Then go to Shining Time Station first, and in my signal house, in the box, under the staircase, you’ll find my emergency whistle with the rest of my supply. Please take care of this, Junior, and… don’t talk to anyone about the buffers!

Mr. C. Junior: What buffers?

Mr. Conductor: Shh!

Mr. C. Junior: This is a really bad line! Hello? My shell phone’s not working properly!

Mr. Conductor: Junior, you’ve got to come here right away! I’m counting on you!

Mr. C. Junior: Hello? I want my money back.


All Eyes on Sharon Tate (1966)

Time of Scene: n/a

Narrator: It’s hard work. But, for 22 year old Sharon Tate, it’s fun!

Sharon Tate: The first day that David walked on the location I, when I was younger, thought this is the man I’m going to marry. So, when he came up, I told him, I said you know I had plans for marrying him for many years. Oh, gee, he’s so suave and so elegant and so handsome and witty and the funny thing about it is I did my first film with him.

David Niven: Sharon is a great discovery. First of all, she’s a fabulously good-looking bird and she’s got all the fun and spark and go. She’s a marvelous girl. She’s up on cloud nine, Sharon is. And I think she’s a very, very good actress.


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