bucketful

[ buhk-it-fool ]
/ ˈbʌk ɪtˌfʊl /

noun, plural buck·et·fuls.

the amount that a bucket can hold: a bucketful of water.

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Origin of bucketful

First recorded in 1555–65; bucket + -ful

usage note for bucketful

See -ful.
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