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full-length

[foo l-lengkth, -length]
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adjective
  1. of standard or customary length: a full-length movie.
  2. showing or accommodating the full length or height of the human body: a full-length mirror.
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Origin of full-length

First recorded in 1700–10
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for full-length

perfect, full, entire, total, whole, unabridged, all, exclusive, integral, aggregate, gross, complete, intact, unabbreviated, uncut, unexpurgated, full-length, uncondensed, accomplished, completed

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Contemporary Examples of full-length

Historical Examples of full-length

  • Then she went to the guest room to stand before the full-length mirror there.

    Her Father's Daughter

    Gene Stratton-Porter

  • There was a full-length looking-glass in one corner of the shop.

    Henry Dunbar

    M. E. Braddon

  • Judging from the sample, I confess to curiosity for a full-length view.

    The Strollers

    Frederic S. Isham

  • It was of a full-length portrait of Alice, life-size, by Grant.

    Tony Butler

    Charles James Lever

  • When it was done, I tried it on in front of a full-length mirror.

    The Repairman

    Harry Harrison


British Dictionary definitions for full-length

full-length

noun (modifier)
  1. extending to or showing the complete lengtha full-length mirror
  2. of the original length; not abridged
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