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basketful

[bas-kit-foo l, bah-skit-] /ˈbæs kɪtˌfʊl, ˈbɑ skɪt-/
noun, plural basketfuls.
1.
a sufficient quantity to fill a basket; the amount contained in a basket.
2.
any considerable quantity:
a basketful of surprises.
Origin of basketful
1565-1575
1565-75; basket + -ful
Usage note
See -ful.
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