HyperDic: full

English > 13 senses of the word full:
ADJECTIVEallfullcontaining as much or as many as is possible or normal
allfull, entire, totalconstituting the full quantity or extent
allfull, totalcomplete in extent or degree and in every particular
allfull, repletefilled to satisfaction with food or drink
allfull(of sound) having marked deepness and body
allfull, goodhaving the normally expected amount
allfull, broadbeing at a peak or culminating point
allfull, wide, wide-cuthaving ample fabric
ADVERBallfull, fully, to the fullto the greatest degree or extent
NOUNtimefull, full moon, full-of-the-moon, full phase of the moonthe time / time when the Moon is fully illuminated
VERBcontactfullbeat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
changefullmake (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering
changefull, waxincrease in phase
full > pronunciation
Soundsfuh'l
Rhymesbagful ... wool: 12 rhymes with uhl...
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 1
MeaningContaining as much or as many as is possible or normal.
Examples
  • "a full glass"
  • "a sky full of stars"
  • "a full life"
  • "the auditorium was full to overflowing"
Attribute offullnessThe condition of being filled to capacity
Narrowerafloat, awash, flooded, inundated, overflowingCovered with water
air-filledFull of air
brimful, brimfull, brimmingFilled to capacity
chockablock, chock-full, chockful, choke-full, chuck-full, cram fullpacked full to capacity
congested, engorgedoverfull as with blood
egg-filledFull of eggs
filled(usually followed by 'with' or used as a combining form) generously supplied with
fraught, pregnantFilled with or attended with
gas-filledFull of a gas
glutted, overfullExceeding demand
heavy, weighed downFull of
instinct, replete(followed by 'with') deeply filled or permeated
laden, loaded, ladenedFilled with a great quantity
overladen, overloadedLoaded past capacity
riddledSpread throughout
sperm-filledFilled with sperm
stuffedFilled with something
stuffedcrammed with food
untouched, untastedStill full
well-linedFull of money
Oppositeemptyholding or containing nothing
Spanishcompleto, lleno
Catalanple
Nounsfullnessthe condition of being filled to capacity
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 2
Meaningconstituting the full quantity or extent; complete.
Example "gave full attention"
Synonymsentire, total
BroaderwholeIncluding all components without exception
Spanishcompleto, entero, pleno, todo, total
Catalancomplet, sencer, total
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 3
Meaningcomplete in extent or degree and in every particular.
Example"a full game"
Synonymtotal
BroadercompleteHaving every necessary or normal part or component or step
Spanishabsoluto, completo, perfecto, total
Catalanabsolut, complet, perfecte, total
Nounsfullnesscompleteness over a broad scope
Adverbsfullyto the greatest degree or extent
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 4
MeaningFilled to satisfaction with food or drink.
Example"a full stomach"
Synonymreplete
BroadernourishedProvided with adequate nourishment
Spanishlleno
Catalanple, repleta, tip
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 5
Meaning(of sound) having marked deepness and body.
Examples
  • "full tones"
  • "a full voice"
Narrowerbooming, stentorianUsed of the voice
grumbling, rumblingcontinuous full and low-pitched throbbing sound
heavy, sonorousFull and loud and deep
orotund, rotund, round, pear-shaped(of sounds) full and rich
plangentLoud and resounding
richpleasantly full and mellow
soundingHaving volume or deepness
Oppositethin(of sound) lacking resonance or volume
Nounsfullnessthe property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 6
MeaningHaving the normally expected amount.
Example"gives full measure"
Synonymgood
BroaderampleMore than enough in size or scope or capacity
Spanishcompleto
Catalancomplet
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 7
MeaningAt a peak or culminating point.
Example "full summer"
Synonymbroad
BroaderhighGreater than normal in degree or intensity or amount
Spanishpleno
English > full: 13 senses > adjective 8
MeaningHaving ample fabric.
Example "a full skirt"
Synonymswide, wide-cut
BroaderampleMore than enough in size or scope or capacity
Spanishamplio, ancho
Catalanample, ampli
Nounsfullnessgreatness of volume
English > full: 13 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningThe time / time when the Moon is fully illuminated.
Example"the moon is at the full"
Synonymsfull moon, full-of-the-moon, full phase of the moon
Part ofmonthA time unit of approximately 30 days
Narrowerharvest moonThe full moon nearest the September equinox
Broaderphase of the moonA time when the Moon presents a particular recurring appearance
Spanishluna llena, plenilunio
Catalanlluna plena, pleniluni
English > full: 13 senses > adverb 1
MeaningTo the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; ('full' in this sense is used as a combining form).
Examples
  • "fully grown"
  • "he didn't fully understand"
  • "knew full well"
  • "full-grown"
  • "full-fledged"
Synonymsfully, to the full
Usage ofcombining formA bound form used only in compounds
Spanishcompletamente, plenamente
English > full: 13 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningbeat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"full the cloth"
Broaderbeathit repeatedly
Spanishabatanar, batanar, enfurtir
Nounsfullera workman who fulls (cleans and thickens) freshly woven cloth for a living
English > full: 13 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Spanishabatanar
English > full: 13 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningincrease in phase.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe moon will soon full
Synonymwax
BroaderincreaseBecome bigger or greater in amount
Oppositewanedecrease in phase
Spanishaumentar de fase, crecer, incrementar la intensidad
Catalancréixer

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