spleenful

adjective
spleen·​ful | \ ˈsplēn-fəl How to pronounce spleenful (audio) \

Definition of spleenful

: full of or affected with spleen : splenetic

First Known Use of spleenful

1588, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About spleenful

Time Traveler for spleenful

Time Traveler

The first known use of spleenful was in 1588

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near spleenful

spleen amaranth

spleenful

spleenic

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for spleenful

Cite this Entry

“Spleenful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spleenful. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!