from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quantity that a glass can hold.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The amount that a glass will hold.
- adj. glassy; shining like glass.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Glassy; shining like glass.
- n. The contents of a glass; as much of anything as a glass will hold.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Glassy; shining like glass.
- n. As much as a glass holds.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the quantity a glass will hold
As he put up his lips, Paula bent her head forward, and, nicely directed, from the indented crown of her hat canted a glassful of water into his face.
I know where you are coming from being heavily pregnant in Summer … I survived on crushed ice by the huge glassful, continuously – worked a treat!
At New York artist Jennifer Rubell's opening Monday at London's Stephen Friedman Gallery, Bianca Jagger splashed her glassful of red wine across one of the artist's $25,000-priced works.
From those positions, the extra depth looked real but also a little flatter and more subtle than in what you might call "glassed" or "glassful" 3-D.
He pours another glassful of rum sipping this one slowly.
Tasting them isfine, but wade through a gloopy glassful?
It has been said of us: For a small glassful of laughter we would kill.
But in the next minute he removed a frosty pitcher of margaritas from the refrigerator and poured her a glassful.
“Me too,” Hunter said, eagerly gulping down a steaming glassful.
(3 T) butter garlic a bunch of parsley salt pepper a sherry glassful (1/4 c.) of Marsala bechamel sauce (recipe above)
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.