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full marks

noun plural

Simple Definition of full marks

  • : praise given for an achievement

  • : the highest score that you can get on a test

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of full marks

chiefly British

  1. :  due credit or commendation

1916

First Known Use of full marks

1916


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