Definitions

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  • n. Fullness; abundance; plenty.
  • n. Fill; sufficiency; repletion; satiety.
  • n. (of flowers) Full growth; perfection.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Fullness; abundance.

Etymologies

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From Middle English fulth, fulthe, from Old English fylleþ ("fullness", in compounds), from Proto-Germanic *fulliþō (“fullness”), from Proto-Indo-European *pelǝ-, *plē- (“to fill”), equivalent to full +‎ -th. Cognate with Middle High German vüllede ("fullness").

Examples

  • Then I changed the beginning to “In the fulth of Wayland Street / I talked to my neighbor Nan.”

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