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bellyful

[ bel-ee-fool ]
/ ˈbɛl iˌfʊl /
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noun, plural bel·ly·fuls.Informal.
all that a person can tolerate: I've had a bellyful of your whining.
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Origin of bellyful

First recorded in 1525–35; belly + -ful
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British Dictionary definitions for bellyful

bellyful
/ (ˈbɛlɪˌfʊl) /

noun
as much as one wants or can eat
slang more than one can tolerate
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