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Synonyms of full in English:


  • 1 her glass was full
    filled, filled up, filled to capacity, filled to the brim, brimming, brimful
    [Antonyms] empty
  • 2 streets full of people
    crowded with, packed with, crammed with, congested with;
    teeming with, swarming with, thick with, thronged with, overcrowded with, overrun with;
    abounding with, bursting with, overflowing with
    informaljam-packed with, wall-to-wall with, stuffed with, chockablock with, chock-full of, bursting at the seams with, packed to the gunwales with, awash with
    [Antonyms] empty
  • 3 all the seats were full
    occupied, taken, in use, unavailable
    [Antonyms] empty, unoccupied
  • 4 I'm full
    replete, full up, satisfied, well fed, sated, satiated, surfeited;
    gorged, glutted
    [Antonyms] hungry
  • 5 she'd had a full life
    eventful, interesting, exciting, lively, action-packed, busy, energetic, active
    [Antonyms] uneventful
  • 6 a full list of available facilities
    [Antonyms] selective, incomplete
  • 7 a fire engine driven at full speed
    [Antonyms] low
  • 8 she had a full figure
    plump, well rounded, rounded, buxom, shapely, ample, curvaceous, voluptuous, womanly, Junoesque
    informalbusty, curvy, well upholstered, well endowed, zaftig
    [Antonyms] thin
  • 9 a full skirt
    loose-fitting, loose, baggy, voluminous, roomy, capacious, billowing
    [Antonyms] tight, tight-fitting
  • 10 his full baritone voice
    resonant, rich, sonorous, deep, vibrant, full-bodied, strong, fruity, clear
    [Antonyms] thin
  • 11 the full flavor of a Bordeaux
    rich, intense, full-bodied, strong, deep
    [Antonyms] watery, thin
  • adverb

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  • 1 she looked full into his face
    directly, right, straight, squarely, square, dead, point-blank
    informalbang, plumb
  • 2 you knew full well I was leaving
    very, perfectly, quite
    informaldarn, damn, damned, darned
    chiefly British bloody
  • Phrases

    in full

    my letter was published in full
    in its entirety, in toto, in total, unabridged, uncut

    to the full

    live your life to the full
    fully, thoroughly, completely, to the utmost, to the limit, to the maximum, for all one's worth

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