Recent Examples of cupful from the Web
Adding ¼ cupful at a time, whisk in one-third of hot cream mixture, then whisk egg mixture into remaining cream mixture in saucepan.
Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, stirring occasionally, and adding more water by ¼ cupfuls to loosen if needed, until mixture is thick and grains are tender, 40–45 minutes.
Pour ¼ cupfuls of batter into pan (do not crowd the pan).
On the one hand, if the game is making explicit references to people getting drunk while slamming entire cupfuls of beer, that sounds to me like a Mature rating.
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First Known Use of cupful
CUPFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cupful for English Language Learners
: the amount held by a cup
CUPFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of cupful for Students
- We served forty cupfuls of soup.
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