bottleful
bottleful ottleful n. the quantity contained in a bottle.

Syn: bottle. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bottleful — n. amount which is enough to fill a bottle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bottleful — bot·tle·ful …   English syllables

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