No longer can men drink a bottleful of port; some cannot drink tea; it is too exciting for their highly-wrought nervous systems.
It comes in all sizes, holding from a bottleful to ten litres.
He ordered strong measures to be taken at once, hot applications, and a bottleful of chalk, with opium in large quantities.
Sturgess and I will hunt for water, and bring you a bottleful.
That would have been silly and Victorian after the grapefruit and chocolates and novels, to say nothing of balm by the bottleful.
If there is a stream near your school, go to it and get a bottleful of water.
This warmed us a little, though I do not think that a bottleful would have raised our spirits.
On one occasion he brought with him a bottleful of horse-leeches which he had gathered in a neighbouring pool.
They went on, and she went not far before she told him to give her a meal, and he gave her the bread and the bottleful.
Nothing is easier,” he replied; “pour a bottleful of water into an earthen bowl and give it to me.