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Meaning of “to the gills” in the English Dictionary

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to the gills

informal used in ​expressions to ​meancompletelyfull: By the ​time the fourth ​course was ​served, I was stuffed to the ​gills. The ​restaurant was packed to the ​gills.
(Definition of to the gills from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “to the gills”
in Chinese (Simplified) 满了, 饱了, 满满当当…
in Chinese (Traditional) 滿了, 飽了, 滿滿當當…
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