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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The amount that a footgear will hold.

Usage examples (5)
  • He emptied out a shoeful of water
  • Women glancing sideways at you, whose nostrils flare as if sniffing a shoeful of manure, forehead furrowed in disdain.
  • I did, but with a shoeful of blood, its tough to comparison shop.
  • Five minutes later, though, Big threw out a prawn which had come down with the current, and this encouraged him to work harder, but Bob began to be tired, and he showed it by... for more
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