bellyful

noun bel·ly·ful \ ˈbe-lē-ˌfu̇l \

Definition of bellyful

: an excessive amount
  • a bellyful of advice

Examples of bellyful in a Sentence

  1. The movie provides a bellyful of laughs.

  2. a bellyful of complaints about the new security procedures

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First Known Use of bellyful

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BELLYFUL Defined for English Language Learners

bellyful

Definition of bellyful for English Language Learners

  • : a large amount of something



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