Definición de chock-a-block en inglés:

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chock-a-block

Pronunciación: /tʃɒkəˈblɒk/

adjetivo

[predicative] informal, chiefly British
Crammed full of people or things: the manual is chock-a-block with information
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • With TV schedules chock-a-block full of irritating property makeover shows, you can't deny we're all obsessed with interiors.
  • The whole film is chock-a-block full of amazing FX gadgets, surprising twists and interesting characters (not to mention product placements for a leading car manufacturer).
  • Usually this free newspaper is chock-a-block full of advertisements and feces for articles.

Origen

Mid 19th century (originally in nautical use, with reference to tackle having the two blocks run close together): from chock (in chock-full) and block.

Palabras que riman con chock-a-block

ad hoc, amok, Bangkok, baroque, belle époque, bloc, block, bock, brock, chock, clock, doc, dock, floc, flock, frock, hock, hough, interlock, jock, knock, langue d'oc, lock, Locke, Médoc, mock, nock, o'clock, pock, post hoc, roc, rock, schlock, shock, smock, sock, Spock, stock, wok, yapok

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