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 full full

adj

  • ( ) containing as much or as many as is possible or normal  ( full )
    containing as much or as many as is possible or normal
     a full glass
    a full glass
     a sky full of stars
    a sky full of stars
     a full life
    a full life
     the auditorium was full to overflowing
    the auditorium was full to overflowing
  • ( ) (of sound) having marked deepness and body  ( full )
    (of sound) having marked deepness and body
     full tones
    full tones
     a full voice
    a full voice
  • noun

  • the time when the Moon is fully illuminated  ( full, full moon, full phase of the moon, full-of-the-moon )
    the time when the Moon is fully illuminated
     the moon is at the full
    the moon is at the full
  • adv

  • ( ) to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (full' in this sense is used as a combining form)  ( full, fully, to the full )
    to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (full' in this sense is used as a combining form)
     fully grown
    fully grown
     he didn't fully understand
    he didn't fully understand
     knew full well
    knew full well
     full-grown
    full-grown
     full-fledged
    full-fledged
  • adj

  • ( ) constituting the full quantity or extent; complete  ( entire, full, total )
    constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
     an entire town devastated by an earthquake
    an entire town devastated by an earthquake
     gave full attention
    gave full attention
     a total failure
    a total failure
  • ( ) complete in extent or degree and in every particular  ( full, total )
    complete in extent or degree and in every particular
     a full game
    a full game
     a total eclipse
    a total eclipse
     a total disaster
    a total disaster
  • ( ) filled to satisfaction with food or drink  ( full, replete )
    filled to satisfaction with food or drink
     a full stomach
    a full stomach
  • ( ) having the normally expected amount  ( full, good )
    having the normally expected amount
     gives full measure
    gives full measure
     gives good measure
    gives good measure
     a good mile from here
    a good mile from here
  • having ample fabric  ( full, wide, wide-cut )
    having ample fabric
     the current taste for wide trousers
    the current taste for wide trousers
     a full skirt
    a full skirt
  • being at a peak or culminating point  ( broad, full )
    being at a peak or culminating point
     broad daylight
    broad daylight
     full summer
    full summer
  • verb

  • increase in phase  ( full, wax )
    increase in phase
     the moon is waxing
    the moon is waxing
  • make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering  ( full )
    make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering
  • beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening  ( full )
    beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
     full the cloth
    full the cloth


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