Ful meaning

fo͝ol
A quantity that fills.

Armful.

suffix
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Any of various Egyptian dishes made from broad beans that are simmered until tender and then mashed.
noun
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The quantity that fills or would fill.
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Ful is defined as full of or having a quantity that would fill something named.

An example of ful is plentiful, meaning full of plenty.

An example of ful is a cupful, meaning the quantity that would fill a cup.

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Origin of ful

  • ME < OE < full, full

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old English from full full full1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Arabic fūl broad beans from Aramaic pōlā broad bean pwl

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition