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-ful

suffix uk   us   /-fəl/ /-fʊl/

-ful suffix (HAVING)

-ful suffix (AMOUNT)

the amount of something needed to fill the stated container or place: a spoonful of sugar a mouthful of tea a houseful of people
Translations of “-ful”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有, 有…特性的, 引起…的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有, 有…特性的, 引起…的…
(Definition of -ful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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