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barrelful

play
noun bar·rel·ful \ˈber-əl-ˌfu̇l, ˈba-rəl-\

Definition of barrelful

plural barrelfuls play \-ˌfu̇lz\ or barrelsful play \-əlz-ˌfu̇l\

  1. 1 :  as much or as many as a barrel will hold

  2. 2 :  a large number or amount <a barrelful of laughs>



14th Century

First Known Use of barrelful

14th century


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