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Related to headful: heedful
1. An amount that covers the surface of the head, usually except for the face: a headful of auburn curls.
2. A relatively great amount of knowledge: a headful of baseball trivia.
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the amount a head or brain will hold
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|Noun||1.||headful - the quantity of information that a head will hold; "he has a headful of baseball statistics"|
containerful - the quantity that a container will hold
|2.||headful - a covering over the surface of your head; "a headful of tight curls"; "a headful of lice"|
body covering - any covering for the body or a body part
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