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Meaning of THIMBLEFUL

Pronunciation:  'thimbul`fûl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  as much as a thimble will hold
 

THIMBLEFUL is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: thimble
 
 See Also: containerful

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Thim"ble*ful\, n.; pl. {Thimblefuls}.
As much as a thimble will hold; a very small quantity.

      For a thimbleful of golf, a thimbleful of love.
                                               --Dryden.

 

 

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