from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The amount or number that a house can hold or accommodate: a houseful of Victorian furniture; a houseful of guests.
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- n. as many as a house will hold
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. as many as a house will accommodate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A full complement for a house; as much or as many as a house will hold or accommodate, or as it requires: as, a houseful of goods, of furniture, or of people.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. as many as a house will accommodate
house + -ful (Wiktionary)