- the amount a fork can hold.
Origin of forkful
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Examples from the Web for forkful
“Feel my noodle,” he says as he lowers a forkful onto her face.How ‘Real World’ Sean Duffy Morphed Into the Shutdown Congressman
October 10, 2013
I yanked down a forkful of hay for each of them, after I saw to my own horse.The La Chance Mine Mystery
Susan Carleton Jones
My mind was on it all the time, and every forkful was placed with considerate care.
Going to the stable, I got a forkful of wet straw and carried it to my bonfire.
He had a forkful of hay over the opening when he saw her below.The Hand
Gerald Allan Sohl
After tasting his first forkful of food, he gasped, "And none of this ham!"Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X
Word Origin and History for forkful
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