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Dictionary definition for: Full

1. (v) beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening; "full the cloth"

2. (a) containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; "a full glass" "a sky full of stars" "a full life" "the auditorium was full to overflowing"

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

4. (v) make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering

5. (s) constituting the full quantity or extent; complete; "an entire town devastated by an earthquake" "gave full attention" "a total failure"

6. (v) increase in phase; "the moon is waxing"

7. (s) complete in extent or degree and in every particular; "a full game" "a total eclipse" "a total disaster"

8. (s) filled to satisfaction with food or drink; "a full stomach"

9. (a) (of sound) having marked depth and body; "full tones" "a full voice"

10. (s) having the normally expected amount; "gives full measure" "gives good measure" "a good mile from here"

11. (s) not separated into parts or shares; constituting an undivided unit; "an undivided interest in the property" "a full share"

12. (s) having ample fabric; "the current taste for wide trousers" "a full skirt"

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