[tee-kuhp-foo l]

noun, plural tea·cup·fuls.

as much as a teacup will hold, equal to 4 fluid ounces (113 grams).

Origin of teacupful

First recorded in 1695–1705; teacup + -ful

Usage note

See -ful.
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