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cupful

noun cup·ful \ˈkəp-ˌfl\

: the amount held by a cup

plural cup·fuls \-ˌflz\ also cups·ful \ˈkəps-ˌfl\

Full Definition of CUPFUL

1
:  as much as a cup will hold
2
:  cup 7

First Known Use of CUPFUL

12th century
CUPSFUL Defined for Kids

cupful

noun cup·ful \ˈkəp-ˌfl\
plural cup·fuls \-ˌflz\ also cups·ful \ˈkəps-ˌfl\

Definition of CUPFUL for Kids

1
:  the amount held by a cup <We served forty cupfuls of soup.>
2
:  a half pint :  eight ounces (about 236 milliliters)

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