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adjective as in brimming

adjective as in brimming/brimful

adverb as in overly

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Example Sentences

It would seem that Samuel Clemens's cup of remorse must be always overfull.

My brains are soaked like an overfull sponge: they can contain no more this morning.

An overfull bladder has been mistaken for an ovarian cyst and been punctured with a trocar before the mistake was discovered.

Overfull of life as my wild garden patch was, it would not have kept its (human) possessor very long from starvation.

It was growing late—we were very tired and were overfull of undigested story and tangled chronology.


On this page you'll find 107 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overfull, such as: filled, crammed, crowded, flush, full, and jammed.

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