noun, plural house·fuls.
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ
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Example sentences from the Web for houseful
Raising a houseful of kids mostly on her own was enough of a challenge, without throwing ooh-la-la gourmet cooking into the mix.
It is rather a terrible thing, a houseful of boys in a town, or in a pretty thickly populated district.Lost Leaders|Andrew Lang
Why, I never supposed I had such a motherly streak in my nature, or I would have wedded and had a houseful.A Little Girl in Old Pittsburg|Amanda M. Douglas
The wretched bachelor who undertakes to look after a houseful of children like you is to be pitied.The Story Girl|Lucy Maud Montgomery