[kram-foo l]

Origin of cram-full

First recorded in 1830–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for cram-full

Historical Examples of cram-full

  • And he had Johannes look through the crack of the door, into a little room brightly lighted, cram-full of books.

    The Quest

    Frederik van Eeden

  • You know, the house is cram-full of men-servants and there are to be a dozen of them on duty in the grounds.

    Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo

    E. Phillips Oppenheim

  • The Phaynix Park is all cram-full o' coal that the Castle folks won't allow us to dig, bad scran to them!

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

British Dictionary definitions for cram-full


  1. stuffed full
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