tankful
noun see tank I

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  • tankful — [taŋk′fool] n. as much as a tank will hold …   English World dictionary

  • tankful — UK [ˈtæŋkˌfʊl] / US noun [countable] Word forms tankful : singular tankful plural tankfuls the liquid or gas in a tank, or the amount that a tank contains …   English dictionary

  • tankful — noun The amount that will fill a tank. Its becoming prohibitively expensive to buy a tankful of gas for my car …   Wiktionary

  • tankful — tank ► NOUN 1) a large container or storage chamber, especially for liquid or gas. 2) the container holding the fuel supply in a motor vehicle. 3) a container with transparent sides in which to keep fish; an aquarium. 4) a heavy armoured fighting …   English terms dictionary

  • tankful — /tangk fool/, n., pl. tankfuls. the amount a tank can hold. [1885 90; TANK + FUL] Usage. See ful. * * * …   Universalium

  • tankful — tank|ful [ tæŋk,ful ] noun count the liquid or gas in a tank, or the amount that a tank contains …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tankful — n. as much as a tank will hold …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tankful — tank•ful [[t]ˈtæŋk fʊl[/t]] n. pl. fuls use the amount a tank can hold • Etymology: 1885–90 usage: See ful …   From formal English to slang

  • tankful — noun as much as a tank will hold • Syn: ↑tank • Derivationally related forms: ↑tank (for: ↑tank) • Hypernyms: ↑containerful …   Useful english dictionary

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