jugful

noun
jug·​ful | \ ˈjəg-ˌfu̇l How to pronounce jugful (audio) \

Definition of jugful

1 : as much as a jug will hold
2 : a great deal used in the phrase not by a jugful

First Known Use of jugful

1831, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Jugful.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jugsful. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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