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-ful

adjective suffix

Definition of -ful

sometimes

-fuller

sometimes

-fullest

  1. 1 :  full of <prideful>

  2. 2 :  characterized by <peaceful>

  3. 3 :  having the qualities of <masterful>

  4. 4 :  tending, given, or liable to <helpful>

Origin and Etymology of -ful

Middle English, from Old English, from full, adjective


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-ful

noun suffix

Definition of -ful

  1. :  number or quantity that fills or would fill <roomful>


-FUL Defined for English Language Learners

1

-ful

adjective suffix

Definition of -ful for English Language Learners

  • : full of

  • : characterized by

  • : having the qualities of


2

-ful

noun suffix

Definition of -ful for English Language Learners

  • : the number or amount that fills or would fill


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