stomachful


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stomachful

(ˈstʌməkfʊl)
n
the amount one's stomach can hold
adj
1. strong-willed, stubborn, or obstinate
2. characterized by anger or resentment
3. spirited; brave
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Nothing less than a stomachful would allay the gnawing craving of that great emptiness.
On the edge of my eye, at imagination's quick I sense the spots of a panther drawing close--he pads through the chamber on silent paws to drink his stomachful of wine; the prick of his toothblade is till safely under wraps, his foreclaws relaxed in their sheath.
Perhaps it was the early hour: a stomachful of hastily chugged cappuccino and chocolate croissants provided at the 9am show combined with the jerky music, which sounded like a busy nightclub, to produce something akin to a hangover.