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- n. Plural form of bellyful.
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Beat-al-mal, or charity fund, is intended to afford mouthfuls to the poor, and not bellyfuls to the imps of the devil.
The scenery, according to their standards, was delightful — the sky grey and black, bellyfuls of rain all over it, the earth pocked with pools of water and slimy with mud.
And pretend you quite despise my bellyfuls of barley!
Joining the Laysan albatross as icons of ocean plastic pollution are sea turtles, which consume bellyfuls of debris while swimming through Earth's five great ocean garbage patches.
"'Yes,' said I." Then I felt a hundred sharp claws which tore my diaphragm as if the beaks of a thousand birds there took their bellyfuls, shrieking.