Definition of -ful in English:

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-ful

Pronunciation: /fʊl/ /f(ə)l/

suffix

1(Forming adjectives from nouns) full of: sorrowful
1.1Having the qualities of: masterful
2Forming adjectives from adjectives or from Latin stems with little change of sense: grateful
3(Forming adjectives from verbs) apt to; able to; accustomed to: forgetful watchful
4 (plural -fuls) Forming nouns denoting the amount needed to fill the specified container, holder, etc. bucketful handful

Origin

From full1.

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