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Amounts of things described according to what holds them

armful

noun

the amount of something that you can carry in your arms

bag

noun

the things in a bag, or the amount that it contains

basket

noun

the things in a basket, or the amount that it contains

boatload

noun

the number of people or amount of something that can fill a boat

box

noun

the things in a box, or the amount that a box contains

boxful

noun

the things in a box, or the amount that a box contains

bucket

noun

the things in a bucket, or the amount a bucket contains

bucketful

noun

the amount that is contained in a bucket

cartload

noun

the amount that you can carry in a cart

dessertspoon

noun

the amount that a dessertspoon holds

eyeful

noun

an amount of something that has gotten into your eye

fistful

noun

the amount of something that you can hold in your fist

handful

noun

the quantity of something that you can hold in your hand

houseful

noun

a large number of people or things in a house, especially so many that it would be difficult for more to fit in

jigger

noun

the amount that a jigger holds

ladle

noun

the amount contained in a ladle

pail

noun

the things in a pail, or the amount that a pail contains

pan

noun

the contents of a pan, or the amount that a pan holds

pocketful

noun

the amount of something that can be put in a pocket

potful

noun

the amount that a pot can hold

reel

noun

the amount of string, etc. on one reel

roomful

noun

a large number of people or things that fill a room

sack

noun

the things inside a sack

sackful

noun

the amount that a sack can hold

scoop

noun

an amount of something that a scoop holds

shake

noun

the amount of liquid or powder that comes out of a container when you shake it once

shipload

noun

an amount of goods, or a number of people, carried on a ship

shovelful

noun

the amount of something that can fit on a shovel

spoonful

noun

the amount of a substance that can be contained in a spoon

truckload

noun

the quantity of goods that a truck can carry

tub

noun

the amount of something that a tub contains

tubful

noun

the amount of something that a tub contains

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