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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - As much as a bowl-shaped drinking vessel will hold.

Usage examples (29)
  • Continue to take half a teacupful at intervals all day.
  • Soak the gelatine one hour in a teacupful of cold water.
  • I suppose he must have used quite a teacupful of olive oil.
  • A teacupful may then be taken as 1/2 pint, or 8 fluid ounces. for more
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