Definitions of armful

  1. the quantity that can be contained in the arms Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. As much as the arm can hold. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That which is held, or can be held, in the arm or arms. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for armful

  1. Do you know why I keep Sam about the place,- that fat lazy beggar who takes half an hour to fetch an armful of wood? – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. He sent Gertrude down to the lodge loaded with all manner of impossible things, including an armful of Turkish towels and a box of mustard plasters, and as the two girls had known each other somewhat before, Louise brightened perceptibly when she saw her. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart