Wineglassful
Wineglassful Wine"glass`ful;, n. pl. {Wineglassfuls}. As much as a wineglass will hold; enough to fill a wineglass. It is usually reckoned at two fluid ounces, or four tablespoonfuls. [1913 Webster]

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  • wineglassful —    a unit of volume used in British food recipes. The wineglass holds 2.5 (British Imperial) fluid ounces, 5 tablespoonfuls, 1/2 gill, or about 71.0 milliliters. One wineglassful is equal to 0.30 U.S. cup …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • wineglassful — /wuyn glas fool , glahs /, n., pl. wineglassfuls. the capacity of a wineglass, typically containing four to six fluid ounces. [1815 25; WINEGLASS + FUL] Usage. See ful. * * * …   Universalium

  • wineglassful — noun As much as a wineglass will hold …   Wiktionary

  • wineglassful — /ˈwaɪnglasfʊl/ (say wuynglahsfool) noun (plural wineglassfuls) the capacity of a wineglass, commonly considered as equal to 150 ml …   Australian English dictionary

  • wineglassful — n. (pl. fuls) 1 the capacity of a wineglass, esp. of the size used for sherry, as a measure of liquid, about four tablespoons. 2 the contents of a wineglass. * * * /wuyn glas fool , glahs /, n., pl. wineglassfuls. the capacity of a wineglass,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wineglassfuls — Wineglassful Wine glass ful;, n. pl. {Wineglassfuls}. As much as a wineglass will hold; enough to fill a wineglass. It is usually reckoned at two fluid ounces, or four tablespoonfuls. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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