full-length

adjective \ ˈfu̇l-ˌleŋ(k)th \

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 Defined for English Language Learners

full-length

Definition of full-length for English Language Learners

  • : 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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