fulth

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English fulth, fulthe, from Old English fylleþ (fullness, in compounds), from Proto-Germanic *fulliþō (fullness), from Proto-Indo-European *pelə-, *plē- (to fill), equivalent to full +‎ -th. Cognate with Middle High German vüllede (fullness).

Noun[edit]

fulth (uncountable)

  1. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Fullness; abundance; plenty.
  2. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Fill; sufficiency; repletion; satiety.
  3. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland, of flowers) Full growth; perfection.

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