chockablock


1chock·a·block

adverb \ˈchä-kə-ˌbläk\

Definition of CHOCKABLOCK

:  chock <chockablock full>

First Known Use of CHOCKABLOCK

1840

2chockablock

adjective

: very full

Full Definition of CHOCKABLOCK

1
:  brought close together
2
:  very full <shelves chockablock with books>

Examples of CHOCKABLOCK

  1. <the mantel was chockablock with knickknacks>

First Known Use of CHOCKABLOCK

1850

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