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[foo l-lengkth, -length] /ˈfʊlˈlɛŋkθ, -ˈlɛŋθ/
of standard or customary length:
a full-length movie.
showing or accommodating the full length or height of the human body:
a full-length mirror.
Origin of full-length
1700-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Alloy's writers are usually in their twenties, and often have little or no experience writing a full-length novel.
  • Ivy poses in a full-length one that accentuates her bodacious body.
  • It wasn't necessarily about a high-quality, full-length, full-screen experience.
  • Her offline credits include copy editing full-length books and creating marketing copy for nonprofit organizations.
  • She didn't get to keep the full-length frock she wears during her number.
  • Unpublished writers can enter free by submitting a manuscript for a full-length work of fiction.
  • But a full-length movie can't rely on the power of pure imagery the way a video can.
British Dictionary definitions for full-length


noun (modifier)
extending to or showing the complete length: a full-length mirror
of the original length; not abridged
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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