fullness fullness  /ˈfʊl nəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) completeness over a broad scope
  2. (n) the property of a sensation that is rich and pleasing
  3. (n) the condition of being filled to capacity
  4. (n) greatness of volume

Usage(s):

  1. Utamaro, for instance, could with a mere line or two describe the course of a river or the fullness of a women's breast.
  2. The scale of fullness includes: a somewhat full flight, a full flight and a very full flight.
  3. Duke's compositions--timelessly elegant and invested with rich textures and emotional fullness--helped push jazz to unparalleled heights.

News

  1. Goren on Bridge

    Goren on Bridge The language of communication in the play of a hand consists of signaling. At worst, it would depend on the club finesse and, without the mirror distribution in spades and diamonds, it could have been cold. In the fullness of time declarer had to take the club finesse. The defenders cashed two more tricks in that suit for a one-trick set. [...] declarer could have helped his ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Staying Full and Losing Weight - Just Eat Water

    Eat Water’s Slim Foods are a revolutionary new weight-loss product with next to no calories in exchange for hours of fullness, now in stock and on offer at Muscle Finesse, both to the trade and the general public. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/musclefinesse/justeatwater/prweb10844721.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "Tonight, in the fullness of spring, with the help of those who stood up from Portland to Louisville, we have returned to Iowa with a majority of delegates elected by the American people and you have put us within reach of the Democratic nomination...
    on May 21, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. In a letter to constituents, Warner quoted another Virginian, Thomas Jefferson: "There is a fullness of time when men should go, and not occupy too long the ground to which others have the right to advance."
    on Sep 1, 2007 By: John Warner Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "May the Almighty bless your efforts to maintain Communion among the Orthodox Churches and to seek that fullness of Communion which is the goal of Catholic-Orthodox collaboration and dialogue," the Pope wrote. "I assure Your Holiness of my...
    on Jan 28, 2009 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: TIME

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