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trunkful

[truhngk-foo l] /ˈtrʌŋk fʊl/
noun, plural trunkfuls.
1.
the amount that a trunk will hold.
2.
Informal. a full or abundant supply:
a trunkful of hopes.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; trunk + -ful
Usage note
See -ful.
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  • The bride will have to have a trunkful of shoes, for it is a shoe season.

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