Meaning of “full house” in the English Dictionary

"full house" in British English

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full housenoun

uk /ˌfʊl ˈhaʊs/ us /ˌfʊl ˈhaʊs/

(Definition of “full house” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"full house" in American English

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full housenoun [ C ]

us /ˈfʊl ˈhɑʊs/

a situation in which every seat in a room that is holding a public event has someone sitting in it:

For opening night we’re expecting a full house.

(Definition of “full house” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)