\ ˈfu̇l-ˌleŋ(k)th How to pronounce full-length (audio) \

Definition of full-length

1 : showing or adapted to the entire length especially of the human figure a full-length mirror a full-length dress
2 : having a length as great as that which is normal or standard for one of its kind a full-length play
3 : reaching to the end of the legs or arms a full-length dress/skirt a dress with full-length sleeves

First Known Use of full-length

1732, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Full-length.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full-length. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of full-length

: showing all of a person's body from the head to the feet
: reaching to the end of your legs or arms
: having the normal length : not shortened

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