Definitions of full

  1.   being at a peak or culminating point broad day full summer high noon
  2.   constituting the full quantity or extent complete an entire town devastated by an earthquake gave full attention a total failure
  3.   make a garment fuller by pleating or gathering
  4.   to the greatest degree or extent completely or entirely fully grown he didn't fully understand knew full well full' is used as a combining form as in full grown' or full fledged'
  5.   having the normally expected amount gives full measure gives good measure a good mile from here
  6.   having ample fabric the current taste for wide trousers a full skirt
  7.   not separated into parts or shares constituting an undivided unit an undivided interest in the property a full share
  8.   complete in extent or degree and in every particular a full game a total eclipse a total disaster
  9.   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
  10.   of sound having marked depth and body full tones a full voice
  11.   informal having consumed enough food or drink a full stomach
  12.   increase in phase the moon is waxing
  13.   beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening full the cloth
  14.   filled to satisfaction with food or drink a full stomach
  15.   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
  16.   Abundantly furnished or provided sufficient in quantity quality or degree copious plenteous ample adequate as a full meal a full supply a full voice a full compensation a house full of furniture
  17.   Not wanting in any essential quality complete entire perfect adequate as a full narrative a person of full age a full stop a full face the full moon
  18.   Sated surfeited
  19.   Having the mind filled with ideas stocked with knowledge stored with information
  20.   Having the attention thoughts etc absorbed in any matter and the feelings more or less excited by it as to be full of some project
  21.   Filled with emotions
  22.   Impregnated made pregnant
  23.   Complete measure utmost extent the highest state or degree
  24.   Quite to the same degree without abatement or diminution with the whole force or effect thoroughly completely exactly entirely
  25.   To become full or wholly illuminated as the moon fulls at midnight
  26.   To thicken by moistening heating and pressing as cloth to mill to make compact to scour cleanse and thicken in a mill
  27.   To become fulled or thickened as this material fulls well
  28.   To pucker
  29.   Filled up having within its limits all that it can contain supplied not empty or vacant said primarily of hollow vessels and hence of anything else as a cup full of water a house full of people
  30.   Filled having no empty space well supplied saturated satiated copious plump expressing much clear distinct sonorous having the whole disk illuminated as a full moon
  31.   The highest state extent or measure
  32.   To scour and thicken as cloth to give fulness to
  33.   Completely quite used in composition to express full extent or degree as full armed full fledged etc
  34.   Having all it can contain having no empty space abundantly supplied or furnished abounding containing the whole matter complete perfect strong clear
  35.   Complete measure highest degree the whole time of full moon
  37.   Quite to the same degree with the whole effect completely
  38.   obs To bleach or whiten cloth
  39.   To press or pound cloth in a mill to scour and thicken in a mill
  40.   FULLER
  41.   To become full
  42.   Complete measure
  43.   Fully
  44.   Having all it can contain occupied complete
  45.   Quite entirely
  46.   To scour and thicken as cloth
  47.   To make or become full show fulness
  48.   To make cloth thicker as in a fulling mill
  49.   To thicken by shrinking as cloth
  50.   Containing all that the space will hold filled ample complete
  51.   The highest state point or degree the state of being full fulness
  52.   Without abatement fully quite
  53.   Having all it can contain having no empty space well supplied or furnished abounding with supplied plump sated filled as regards the imagination or memory that fills as a meal complete mature perfect strong not faint clear exhibiting the whole disc or surface illuminated copious ample
  54.   Quite to the same degree with the whole effect completely directly
  55.   Complete measure the highest state or degree the whole the time when the moon presents to the spectator its whole face illuminated
  56.   To scour and thicken as cloth in a mill
  57.   To become fulled
  58.   Well supplied holding all that can be contained stored stuffed sated complete clear distinct mature
  59.   State of being satiated as fed to the full
  60.   Without abatement with the whole effect completely exactly as full in the face placed before adj ad and other words to strengthen their significations as full many a flower
  61.   To scour or cleanse to make compact or to thicken in a mill

Antonyms for full

ectomorphic, rapacious, compact, rawboned, devoid, lean, diminished, specific, gluttonous, glassy, stark, circumscribed, nothing, least, fatless, sparing, pruned, impoverished, vacuous, shortened, greedy, lanky, lank, mild, vague, gangling, miserly, wasted, meagerly, weakened, fewest, crisp, inadequate, glazed, bird's eye, scrawny, small, precise, scraggy, smallest, minutest, thinned, pinched, broad, scant, gaunt, halfway, lessened, restricted, straitened, uncomplete, bare, swinish, meager, abbreviated, leisure, short, destitute, slightly, skeletal, specialized, undernourished, scrimpy, niggardly, vacant, patchy, singular, hungry, slightest, individual, waspish, haggard, minimum, all-around, edacious, limited, esurient, anorexic, narrow, looted, mean, ultrathin, reedy, fractional, ravenous, nebulous, half, delicate, slender, concise, none, pale, poor, Noway, minimal, clean, svelte, scarce, plundered, starved, puny, thin, stringy, diluted, ambiguous, compendious, no., littlest, partial, emaciated, stingy, sylphlike, insufficient, malnourished, general, barren, sketchy, cut, void, Scrimped, shy, wane, wanting, meagre, never, weedy, watered-down, slight, spindly, angular, brief, nominally, bankrupt, dilute, shortish, rangy, trimmed, voracious, weak, starving, peckish, untenanted, scanty, cadaverous, reduced, Toom, imperfect, unfilled, nonspecific, drained, summary, fragmental, underfed, bony, overall, depleted, ransacked, pillaged, nowise, empty, slim, light, fragmentary, twiggy, gangly, pithy, willowy, bereft, lithe, Spindling, empty-handed, nondescript, terse, negligibly, famished, incomplete, lifeless, spare, abridged, deficient, lowest, skinny, white, low, succinct, blank, stripped, tiniest, sinewy, watery, Curtailed, exact, unspecified, exhausted, indeterminate.

Quotes of full

  1. Nor does the idea of a moral order asserting itself against attack or want of conformity answer in full to our feelings regarding the tragic character – Andrew Coyle Bradley
  2. It is our duty to see that our future citizens are well born that they are properly nourished and are reared in that environment most likely to develop in them their full capacity and powers – Arthur Capper
  3. Fear not and the God of mercies grant a full gale and a fair entry into His kingdom which may carry sweetly and swiftly over the bar that you find not the rub of death – Donald Cargill
  4. I will try to cram these paragraphs full of facts and give them a weight and shape no greater than that of a cloud of blue butterflies – Brendan Gill
  5. I ended up turning down a full scholarship of music at the conservatory to pay to go to cooking school – Emeril Lagasse
  6. Life is a tragedy full of joy – Bernard Malamud
  7. I have reached a state in life where I can buy a whole house full of chairs and can bump into them until they are black and blue – Mercedes McCambridge
  8. Alas Alas Life is full of disappointments as one reaches one ridge there is always another and a higher one beyond which blocks the view – Fridtjof Nansen
  9. I remember that although I was full of fervour I didn't have the slightest inkling even at forty of the deeper side to the movement we were pursuing by instinct It was in the air – Camille Pissarro
  10. But on second thought after I decreed the state of emergency I came to the conclusion that that was impossible to achieve without bloodshed because the street protesters were full of anger and nearly out of control This is why I thought we needed to find another way out – Eduard Shevardnadze
  11. When we forgive evil we do not excuse it we do not tolerate it we do not smother it We look the evil full in the face call it what it is let its horror shock and stun and enrage us and only then do we forgive it – Lewis B. Smedes
  12. You are right that I don't have a lot of spare time because I love to stay busy and keep my calendar full – Kiana Tom
  13. There is a species of person called a 'Modern Churchman' who draws the full salary of a beneficed clergyman and need not commit himself to any religious belief – Evelyn Waugh
  14. The movies I like to make are very rich and full of passion Some people see me as an action director but action is not the only thing in my movies I always like to show human nature something deep inside the heart – John Woo

Usage examples for full

  1. He looked full at her – The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories by Ethel M. Dell
  2. The room was very full – Tip Lewis and His Lamp by Pansy
  3. It's full of men too – Richard Dare's Venture by Edward Stratemeyer
  4. “ Nan was more natural and more full of fun – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  5. Master Richard was taken up and when Lucy came back her eyes were full of tears ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. If it only could have been how rich and full life would be – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  7. The question was full of difficulty – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  8. “ To night her mind is full of other things – The Maid of Maiden Lane by Amelia E. Barr
  9. Besides I have full power to act – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  10. “ Mrs Ansell at this raised her eyes and let them rest full on his – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  11. His heart however was too full for him to eat – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. “ Thorpe's shot in the air hit full – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  13. Your full name madam – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  14. But the world's full of 'em ” – The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys by Gulielma Zollinger
  15. Your heart is full you can not bear it my child – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  16. Then she suddenly broke out with her eyes full upon Hazel's face – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner
  17. Our house will be full to night – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  18. His eyes were on my face and they were full of light – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  19. She looked full at her mother – The Time of Roses by L. T. Meade
  20. The Cardinal looked at him full – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson

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