Pocketfuls
Pocketful Pock"et*ful, n.; pl. {Pocketfuls}. As much as a pocket will hold; enough to fill a pocket; as, pocketfuls of chestnuts. [1913 Webster]

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  • pocketful — UK [ˈpɒkɪtˌfʊl] / US [ˈpɑkɪtˌfʊl] noun [countable] Word forms pocketful : singular pocketful plural pocketfuls the amount of something that can be put in a pocket a pocketful of coins …   English dictionary

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