noun, plural cup·fuls.
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When the dish is full pour over it a cupful of milk and sift fine crumbs over the top, and add some more bits of butter.The Fun of Cooking|Caroline French Benton
Soak a package of gelatine in a cupful of cold water and dissolve by gentle heat.The Myrtle Reed Cook Book|Myrtle Reed
Tomato Soup with Vermicelli—Cook a cupful of broken vermicelli in a pint of boiling water for ten minutes.Science in the Kitchen.|Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
Then mix half a cupful of water and a spoonful of flour, and pour slowly into the boiling asparagus.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
There's father out there taking a handful out of one sack and a cupful out of another.Chiquita, an American Novel|Merrill Tileston