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FULL noun

Definition of full (noun)

  1. the time when the Moon is fully illuminated

FULL verb

Definition of full (verb)

  1. beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
    • "full the cloth"
  2. make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering
  3. increase in phase
    • "the moon is waxing"
    • synonyms: wax
    • antonym: wane

FULL adjective

Definition of full (adjective)

  1. 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"
    • antonym: empty
  2. constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
    • "an entire town devastated by an earthquake"; "gave full attention"; "a total failure"
    • synonyms: entire, total
  3. complete in extent or degree and in every particular
    • "a full game"; "a total eclipse"; "a total disaster"
    • synonyms: total
  4. filled to satisfaction with food or drink
  5. (of sound) having marked deepness and body
    • "full tones"; "a full voice"
    • antonym: thin
  6. having the normally expected amount
    • "gives full measure"; "gives good measure"; "a good mile from here"
    • synonyms: good
  7. being at a peak or culminating point
    • "broad daylight"; "full summer"
    • synonyms: broad
  8. having ample fabric
    • "the current taste for wide trousers"; "a full skirt"
    • synonyms: wide, wide-cut

FULL adverb

Definition of full (adverb)

  1. 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"
    • synonyms: fully, to the full
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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