Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Fit; becoming.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Fit; becoming.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective archaic Suitable, appropriate.

Etymologies

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From due +‎ -ful.

Examples

  • If the cosmos is against might, if the sun wars not with the planets but retires at dueful time to give the stars their little sway, what avails our mailed fist?

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • If the cosmos is against might, if the sun wars not with the planets but retires at dueful time to give the stars their little sway, what avails our mailed fist?

    Autobiography of a Yogi

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