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chock–full

adjective \ˈchək-ˈfu̇l, ˈchäk-, -ˌfu̇l\

Simple Definition of chock–full

  • : completely full

Full Definition of chock–full

  1. :  full to the limit <hotels chock–full of tourists>

Variants of chock–full

or chock·ful play \ˈchək-ˈfu̇l, ˈchäk-, -ˌfu̇l\

Origin of chock–full

Middle English chokkefull, probably from choken to choke + full


First Known Use: 15th century


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