in full flow

Definition of in full flow

chiefly British

  1. 1 —used to describe someone who is talking continuously in a very enthusiastic way He can talk for hours when he's in full flow.

  2. 2 —used to describe the time when something is most active, successful, etc. When we arrived the party was already in full flow.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  containing as much or as many as is possible or normal

    :  complete especially in detail, number, or duration

    :  lacking restraint, check, or qualification

  1. :  very, extremely

    :  entirely

    :  straight, squarely

  1. :  the highest or fullest state or degree

    :  the utmost extent

  1. :  to become full

    :  to make full in sewing

  1. :  to shrink and thicken (woolen cloth) by moistening, heating, and pressing

  1. :  to issue or move in a stream

    :  circulate

    :  to move with a continual change of place among the constituent particles

  1. :  an act of flowing

    :  flood

    :  flood

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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