from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pilled with or as with stuffing.
  • Having the nose obstructed, as during a cold.
  • In botany, filled with a cottony web or spongy mass which is distinct from the walls: said of stems of fungi.

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

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of stuff.
  • adjective Full (with), or packed (with some material or substance).
  • adjective slang Full after eating.
  • adjective Australia, New Zealand, informal Very tired.
  • adjective UK, Australia, New Zealand Broken, not functional; in trouble, in a situation from which one is unlikely to recover.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective filled with something
  • adjective crammed with food


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